FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 22 Nov 2014 15:40:50 -0800Hawaii airline tells pilots to return $4,000 bonus (AP) — Pilots from Island Air were probably pretty happy when they got a $4,000 Christmas bonus — that is, until the airline wanted the money back.aBusinessGeneral newsWages and salariesPersonnelHonoluluHawaiiUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:38:07 GMTCivic group: No Ferguson grand jury decision yet, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even as a grand jury decision seemed unlikely this weekend.JOHN O'CONNORJIM SALTERaGeneral newsCrimeProtests and demonstrationsViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestLegal proceedingsLaw and orderMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:03:41 GMTNo. 6 North Carolina defeats Davidson 90-72, N.C. (AP) — Kennedy Meeks had 19 points and 12 rebounds, Justin Jackson added 18 points and No. 6 North Carolina defeated Davidson 90-72 on Saturday to remain unbeaten.STEVE REEDsSportsMen's basketballCollege basketballBasketballCollege sportsMen's sportsNorth CarolinaCharlotteUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:27:47 GMTNew Jersey racetrack plans fantasy sports betting, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey racetrack says it will soon offer fantasy sports betting.aBusinessGeneral newsSportsGamblingSports bettingFantasy sportsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesRecreation and leisureLifestyleSports businessNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:56:24 GMTObama, Jeter tee off on exclusive Vegas course LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — President Barack Obama is playing golf at an exclusive Las Vegas-area course with a retired shortstop, a Democratic Party donor and a newspaper owner.DARLENE SUPERVILLEaGovernment and politicsSportsLas VegasNevadaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:30:56 GMTBighorn sheep escapes from LA Zoo, struck by car ANGELES (AP) — A bighorn sheep escaped from the Los Angeles Zoo on Saturday and was struck by a hit-and-run driver before it could be corralled, police said.aGeneral newsHit-and-runSheepCrimeAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationMammalsAnimalsLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:23:47 GMTKelly leads No. 13 Sun Devils past WSU 52-31, Ariz. (AP) — After a sluggish start and a difficult last few weeks, Taylor Kelly made his last home game a good one.BOB BAUMsSportsCollege footballAthlete injuriesCollege sportsFootballAthlete healthArizonaWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:34:17 GMTWoman who was raped, burned dies in Kansas, Kan. (AP) — A 36-year-old woman who had been sexually assaulted and set on fire died Saturday morning, police said, just over a week after she was found in a Wichita park with severe burns on more than half her body and cuts on her head.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeKansasWichitaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:04:45 GMTC. African Republic women stage topless protest, Central African Republic (AP) — Residents say hundreds of women have marched topless through a town in the Central African Republic to protest sectarian violence.iGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestAfricaCentral African RepublicBanguiCentral Africa, 22 Nov 2014 20:33:56 GMTPolice: Pregnant woman, 3 others fatally shot (AP) — A pregnant woman and her unborn child were killed along with three other people in a shooting at a Cleveland home that also injured the pregnant woman's 9-year-old daughter but left the woman's toddler son unharmed, police said Saturday.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrimeClevelandOhioUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:31:14 GMTNo. 9 Georgia rolls past Charleston Southern 55-9, Ga. (AP) — Georgia scored two touchdowns on its first three snaps, including an 83-yard touchdown run by Nick Chubb, and the No. 9 Bulldogs rolled past Charleston Southern 55-9 on Saturday.CHARLES ODUMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballGeorgiaAthensUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:27:33 GMTLocavore movement takes to deer hunting across US, Vt. (AP) — A decades-long national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters — people who demand locally produced food, but don't know the first thing about bagging a deer.LISA RATHKEaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsSportsLifestyleFood trendsAnimalsDeerAgriculture and the environmentLocal foodOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureMammalsEnvironmentEnvironment and natureEco-friendly practicesWildlifeNatural resource managementVermontUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:50:24 GMTCity's 'ugly' Christmas tree prompts public outcry, Pa. (AP) — A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly.aGeneral newsOdditiesHolidaysOccasionsLifestyleReadingPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:25:05 GMTWoman on "My Five Wives" accuses father of abuse LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman featured in a reality TV show about a polygamous family is going public about sex abuse she claims she suffered as a child in hopes of changing a culture of secrecy plaguing plural families in Utah.BRADY McCOMBSaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsCrimes against childrenCrimeUtahSalt Lake CityUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:57:54 GMTObama immigration plan good, not great for economy (AP) — President Barack Obama's expansive executive action on immigration is good for the U.S. economy — just not as good as partnering with Congress on broader reforms.JOSH BOAKwBusinessGeneral newsLabor economyEconomyImmigration policyImmigrationLegislaturePassports and visasEntrepreneurshipSmall businessGovernment policyGovernment and politicsSocial issuesSocial affairsLabor issuesTravelLifestyleCareersUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:31:44 GMTQuigg retains WBA super-bantam belt from Otake, England (AP) — Scott Quigg successfully defended his WBA super bantamweight belt a fifth time with a unanimous points win against Hidenori Otake of Japan on Saturday.sSportsEnglandUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 23:36:04 GMTFerguson announcement does not appear imminent, Mo. (AP) — Crews erected barricades Saturday around the building where a grand jury has been considering whether to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, even though there was no sign that the grand jury had reached a decision.JOHN O'CONNORJIM SALTERaGeneral newsCrimeProtests and demonstrationsViolent crimePolitical and civil unrestMissouriSt. LouisUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:25:32 GMTFamily of NYC man killed by police seeks answers YORK (AP) — Stunned relatives of an unarmed man killed by a rookie police officer in a dark public housing stairwell looked on as the Rev. Al Sharpton and public officials demanded a full investigation Saturday into what law enforcement officials have termed an apparent accident.VERENA DOBNIKJENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsCriminal investigationsViolent crimeCrimePoliceLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsBrooklynNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:38:20 GMTNo. 21 Oklahoma State beats Missouri State 77-36, Okla. (AP) — Brittany Atkins scored 20 points, Roshunda Johnson had 12 assists to go with 12 points and No. 21 Oklahoma State easily handled Missouri State 77-36 on Saturday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsOklahomaStillwaterMissouriUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:11:33 GMTNo. 9 Maryland tops George Washington 75-65 (AP) — Laurin Mincy scored 23 points, Shatori Walker-Kimbrough had 16, and No. 9 Maryland overcame a sloppy start and slowly pulled away in the second half Saturday in a 75-65 win over nearby rival George Washington.JOSEPH WHITEsSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsDistrict of ColumbiaMarylandUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:51:54 GMTMinnesota rallies to upset No. 21 Huskers 28-24, Neb. (AP) — Jerry Kill's building project at Minnesota has taken another huge step.ERIC OLSONsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballNebraskaLincolnMinnesotaWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:41:36 GMTTaj Mahal offers to restore workers' health care CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Trump Taj Mahal casino is offering to restore health insurance to its workers as part of a last-ditch effort to keep the struggling Atlantic City casino open.WAYNE PARRYaBusinessGeneral newsState governmentsEmployee benefitsPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesGovernment and politicsAtlantic CityNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:31:48 GMTMidterm elections get a yawn, but not in Oregon, Ore. (AP) — It's nearly as certain as Oregon's rainy season. When there's an election, voters in the state respond with an enthusiasm that's rare in most other places in America.TERRENCE PETTYJONATHAN J. COOPERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsState electionsState governmentsMid-term electionsVotingMinnesotaWashingtonWisconsinUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:16:53 GMTNo. 22 Rutgers fends off LSU 64-57 ROUGE, La. (AP) — Tyler Scaife scored 16 points and Rachel Hollivay and Briyona Canty added 13 each as no. 22 Rutgers used a 9-3 run late in the game to break away from stubborn LSU on Saturday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sports, 22 Nov 2014 22:37:04 GMTStorms raise hope in California drought FRANCISCO (AP) — Hours of steady rain Saturday from northern California's third winter storm in a week raised hopes that the state was moving out of its driest three years in history - while still deeply locked in drought.Associated PressaGeneral newsStormsWeatherWinter weatherNatural disastersAccidents and disastersCaliforniaSan FranciscoUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:56:06 GMTHitler watercolor sold for $162,000 at auction (AP) — A watercolor of Munich's old city hall believed to have been painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago was sold for 130,000 euros ($162,000) at an auction in Germany on Saturday.iArts and entertainmentGeneral newsArts and collectibles auctionsNazismShoppingLifestyleGovernment and politicsGermanyWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 20:37:01 GMTFlights resume at Detroit airport after ice delays, Mich. (AP) — Flights have resumed at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after icy runways kept planes from arriving and departing.aBusinessGeneral newsAir travel disruptionsWinter weatherWeatherTransportationDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:26:44 GMTSomalia's al-Shabab kills 28 non-Muslims in Kenya, Kenya (AP) — One gunman shot from the right, one from the left, each killing the non-Muslims lying in a line on the ground, growing closer and closer to Douglas Ochwodho, who was in the middle.TOM ODULAiGeneral newsMilitant groupsTransportationWar and unrestTerrorismGovernment and politicsKenyaSomaliaNairobiEast AfricaUnited StatesAfricaNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:34:47 GMTMexico confirms US agent wounded in north in July CITY (AP) — The Mexican navy confirmed on Saturday that a U.S. marshal was wounded in Mexico while working with naval personnel in the northwestern state of Sinaloa during the summer.iGeneral newsGovernment and politicsMexicoUnited StatesNorth AmericaCentral AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 22 Nov 2014 22:53:31 GMTPoland's ruling party wins local elections, Poland (AP) — Results for local elections in Poland show the governing Civic Platform party as the winner, a surprise outcome given that exit polls had predicted a defeat for the pro-European party.iGeneral newsElectionsLocal electionsPolitical partiesGovernment and politicsVotingPolitical organizationsPolandEastern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 22:17:17 GMTAlbania opens secret bunker built by communists, Albania (AP) — A gigantic, secret bunker that Albania's communist regime built underground decades ago to survive a nuclear attack by the Soviet Union or the United States has been opened to the public for the first time.LLAZAR SEMINIiGeneral newsWorld War IIEventsAlbaniaTiranaSoviet UnionEastern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 21:24:12 GMTRussian tourist arrested for vandalizing Colosseum (AP) — Italian authorities say a Russian tourist has been fined 20,000 euros ($25,000) for engraving a big letter 'K' on a wall of the Colosseum, the latest act of vandalism by tourists at the ancient structure.iGeneral newsArrestsVandalismLaw and orderCrimeItalyRussiaWestern EuropeEuropeEastern Europe, 22 Nov 2014 20:58:02 GMTOfficial: SD man kills 4, including self, wounds 1 22-year-old man apparently shot and killed three people and wounded a fourth at a home on a South Dakota Indian reservation before he killed himself early Saturday, authorities said.REGINA GARCIA CANOaGeneral newsNative AmericansSouth DakotaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:09:42 GMTSearch continues at ancient Greek burial mound, Greece (AP) — Scientists have opened the second phase of their excavation of the vast 4th-century BC burial mound in Amphipolis town in search of more tombs and bodies.COSTAS KANTOURISiGeneral newsScienceGreeceWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 20:54:15 GMTReport: Washington toddler shot playing with gun STEVENS, Wash. (AP) — The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office says a 3-year-old boy is in serious condition after being shot in the mouth — reportedly as he and a 4-year-old neighbor were playing with a gun.aGeneral newsWashingtonUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:19:17 GMTWilliams scores 22 as Raptors beat Bucks 124-82 (AP) — With a visit to Cleveland to face LeBron James coming up on Saturday, Raptors coach Dwane Casey was worried his team might overlook the Milwaukee Bucks.IAN HARRISONsSportsAthlete injuriesMen's sportsSports governanceMen's basketballProfessional basketballBasketballAthlete healthMusicEntertainmentArts and entertainmentWisconsinTorontoUnited StatesNorth AmericaOntarioCanada, 22 Nov 2014 21:11:06 GMTBoston bombing victim going home after amputation, Texas (AP) — A woman injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing who had several surgeries before having part of her leg amputated recently was discharged from a rehab facility Saturday and has vowed to run the race next year.aGeneral newsBoston Marathon bombingWomen's track and fieldBombingsMarathonsEventsTrack and fieldSportsWomen's sportsTexasAshevilleUnited StatesNorth AmericaNorth Carolina, 22 Nov 2014 23:21:34 GMTNo. 23 Syracuse tops Jacksonville 77-61, Fla. (AP) — Brianna Butler scored 16 points and Diamond Henderson and Taylor Ford combined for 27 off the bench to lead No. 23 Syracuse to a 77-61 win over Jacksonville on Saturday.sSportsCollege basketballWomen's basketballBasketballCollege sportsWomen's sportsJacksonvilleNew YorkFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:14:14 GMTNo. 22 Colorado State routs New Mexico 58-20 COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Dee Hart matched a school record with six touchdowns and No. 22 Colorado State amassed a program-best 698 yards of offense as the Rams routed New Mexico 58-20 on Saturday to extend their winning streak to nine straight.PAT GRAHAMsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballColoradoFort CollinsNew MexicoUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:17:44 GMTSwiss praise for Bryan brothers' coach, France (AP) — Switzerland captain Severin Luthi's decision to hire Bob and Mike Bryan's coach to help his team prepare for the Davis Cup final doubles match proved to be a masterstroke.SAMUEL PETREQUINsSportsDavis CupMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsFranceSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 22 Nov 2014 20:29:33 GMTOklahoma's Perine runs for record 427 yards, Okla. (AP) — As Samaje Perine churned up the yards, the rain-soaked crowd at half-filled Memorial Stadium chanted his name.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsRecord setting eventsCollege footballGeneral newsCollege sportsFootballOklahomaNormanKansasUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:31:34 GMTSuzy Whaley becomes 1st female officer at PGA (AP) — Suzy Whaley is taking another crack at golf's old boy's network.MICHAEL MAROTsSportsMen's golfWomen's golfSports governanceWomen's sportsGolfMen's sportsIndianapolisIndianaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:21:20 GMTCorrection: Wintry Weather story, N.Y. (AP) — In a story Nov. 21 about the Buffalo snowstorms, The Associated Press reported erroneously that warmer temperatures could make the snow heavier. Warmer temperatures alone would not increase the snow's weight.aGeneral newsWeatherFloodsWinter weatherAccidents and disastersTravel laws and regulationsAccidentsGovernment regulationsGovernment and politicsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesBusinessBuffaloNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:35:47 GMTGranada clings to 1-shot lead at LPGA finale, Fla. (AP) — Julieta Granada kept in front of a growing pack of challengers Saturday with a 2-under 70 and a one-shot lead in the CME Globe Tour Championship, only one part of what was shaping up as a tense conclusion to the LPGA Tour season.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsWomen's golfGolfWomen's sportsNaplesFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 22:48:56 GMTNo. 10 Michigan St routs Rutgers 45-3 LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Jeremy Langford and Tony Lippett celebrated senior day in style as No. 10-ranked Michigan State smashed Rutgers 45-3 on Saturday for its 40th win in four seasons and 51st in five.sSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 21:02:01 GMTMan sets house on fire, kills responding deputy, Fla. (AP) — A man set his house on fire and then started shooting at responding police officers, firefighters and first responders Saturday, killing a deputy and wounding another one before he was shot to death by law enforcement, authorities said.BRENDAN FARRINGTONaGeneral newsFiresViolent crimeCrimePoliceAccidents and disastersLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsTallahasseeFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 23:36:14 GMTJapan earthquake collapses homes, causes injuries (AP) — A strong earthquake late Saturday struck a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics, knocking down at least 10 homes in a ski resort town and injuring more than 20 people, officials said.KEN MORITSUGUMARI YAMAGUCHIiGeneral newsNatural disasters2011 Japan earthquake and tsunamiAccidents and disastersEventsUtilitiesIndustriesBusinessEnergy industryJapanEast AsiaAsia, 22 Nov 2014 21:34:24 GMTNo. 18 Marshall holds off UAB 23-18, Ala. (AP) — Rakeem Cato threw for two touchdowns and Ra'shawde Myers recovered a fumble in the end zone for a late score as No. 18 Marshall defeated UAB 23-18.JAY REEVESsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootball, 22 Nov 2014 20:40:18 GMTWoods to work with Dallas-based teacher, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has hired a swing consultant as he prepares to return to competition.DOUG FERGUSONsSportsMen's golfGolfMen's sportsNaplesTexasDallasFloridaUnited StatesNorth America, 22 Nov 2014 20:38:04 GMTMarshall's return lifts Buckeyes by Hoosiers 42-27, Ohio (AP) — Jalin Marshall was the problem last week and the solution on Saturday for No. 7 Ohio State.RUSTY MILLERsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballIndianaMarshallUnited StatesNorth AmericaMinnesota, 22 Nov 2014 21:37:16 GMT