FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by FindLaw.com.Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:01:10 -0700USC's Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescuehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff414a5eb31e4edc8250f5862e1c41a0LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.GREG BEACHAMaGeneral newsSportsCollege footballAthlete injuriesCollege sportsFootballEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationAthlete healthLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ff414a5eb31e4edc8250f5862e1c41a0Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:37:29 GMTPhiladelphia honors Little League team with paradehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9052a379050e4b70bdecb6aa4a5c7857PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The youth baseball team whose star 13-year-old female pitcher and performance in the Little League World Series drew a wide following received a champion's treatment in a parade Wednesday in downtown Philadelphia.SEAN CARLINsSportsLittle League World SeriesYouth baseballParadesEventsBaseballMen's sportsYouth sportsRecreation and leisureLifestylePhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9052a379050e4b70bdecb6aa4a5c7857Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:56:17 GMTCourt overturns convictions in Amish hair attackshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a698576be54796a7efc9d4371a22a9CINCINNATI (AP) — Personal conflict, not religion, was the driving motive behind beard- and hair-cutting attacks targeting Amish, an appeals court panel ruled Wednesday in overturning the hate-crime convictions of 16 men and women.AMANDA LEE MYERSaGeneral newsReligious strifeHate crimesLegal proceedingsReligionCrimeChristianitySocial affairsLaw and orderReligious issuesSocial issuesLegislationLegislatureGovernment and politicsOhioUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d8a698576be54796a7efc9d4371a22a9Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:42:18 GMTUSC: Cornerback Josh Shaw suspended after admitting story about rescuing nephew was a liehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d5bcd109bdf4de6beb96e2be2254b7eLOS ANGELES (AP) — USC: Cornerback Josh Shaw suspended after admitting story about rescuing nephew was a lie.aGeneral newsCollege footballCollege sportsSportsFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8d5bcd109bdf4de6beb96e2be2254b7eWed, 27 Aug 2014 22:53:02 GMTReport: FBI official used 'poor judgment' in suithttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6dcadf371604b7f95e6713f51e0e803WASHINGTON (AP) — A former leader of the FBI's Milwaukee field office used "extremely poor judgment" in trying to influence the testimony of a subordinate in a disability discrimination lawsuit, according to a Justice Department inspector general report issued Wednesday.ERIC TUCKERwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsLaw enforcement agenciesLaw and orderMilwaukeeWisconsinUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c6dcadf371604b7f95e6713f51e0e803Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:57:54 GMT'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha police shootinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dfb767660fa4c3dabfdd9f363cf552bOMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Police officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery at a fast-food restaurant in Omaha killed a crew member with the TV show "Cops" as well as the suspect, who was armed with a pellet gun that they thought was a real handgun, authorities said Wednesday.MARGERY A. BECKaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentViolent crimePoliceCrimeTheftLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsOmahaNebraskaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9dfb767660fa4c3dabfdd9f363cf552bWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:46:15 GMTFeds allow logging after huge California wildfirehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8d4dae84034088b911052d83eead10FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan released Wednesday that allows loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists called it a travesty and threaten to sue.SCOTT SMITHaBusinessGeneral newsGovernment and politicsScienceSmall businessEnvironmentEnvironmental conservation and preservationFiresOwlsTreesAccidents and disastersForestsNatural disastersEnvironmental activismMaterials industryIndustriesEnvironment and natureBirdsAnimalsPlantsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ea8d4dae84034088b911052d83eead10Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:27:44 GMTPediatric nurse charged with molesting 2-month-oldhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab3810cace64851b0607f348cbcf1e2SAN DIEGO (AP) — A pediatric nurse in Southern California has been charged with molesting his 2-month-old foster baby.aGeneral newsCrimes against childrenCrimeSan DiegoCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fab3810cace64851b0607f348cbcf1e2Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:41 GMTCowabunga! Storm sends big waves to Californiahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab5f79f7c59545ada53ce8f185893166NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Thundering surf spawned by a Pacific hurricane pounded the Southern California coast Wednesday, causing minor flooding in a low-lying beach town while drawing daredevil surfers and body-boarders into churning, 20-foot waves as crowds of spectators lined the shore.GILLIAN FLACCUSaGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherStormsCoastlines and beachesNatural disastersAccidents and disastersEnvironment and natureOutdoor recreationRecreation and leisureLifestyleIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessCaliforniaLos AngelesPacific OceanUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab5f79f7c59545ada53ce8f185893166Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:47:07 GMTRoyals' Yost implores fans to show up to gameshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e9f863bea24e9dad4b2cdb87294655KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining home games, one night after Alex Gordon's walk-off homer gave Kansas City a dramatic win over Minnesota that was seen by just 13,847 at Kauffman Stadium.DAVE SKRETTAsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsKansas CityMissouriUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c1e9f863bea24e9dad4b2cdb87294655Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:32:24 GMTWilliam Greaves, TV host and filmmaker, dead at 87http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f710a25781fb4a649f7ebd4d965163c6NEW YORK (AP) — William Greaves, the Emmy-award winning co-host and executive producer of a groundbreaking television news program and a prolific filmmaker whose subjects ranged from Muhammad Ali to the Harlem Renaissance to the black middle class, has died at age 87.HILLEL ITALIEeArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentAfrican-AmericansMoviesDocumentariesTV newsBoxingMen's boxingObituariesCelebrityNews mediaMediaTelevisionSportsMen's sportsPerforming artsUnited StatesNew York CityManhattanNorth AmericaNew Yorkhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f710a25781fb4a649f7ebd4d965163c6Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:56:29 GMTDiane Sawyer exits as ABC evening anchorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e10dad7d02be4c1fab9218506d765864NEW YORK (AP) — Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's "World News" on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the "home port" of the network's news team each weeknight.DAVID BAUDEReArts and entertainmentTelevision programsEntertainmentTV newsNews mediaMediaTelevisionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e10dad7d02be4c1fab9218506d765864Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:54:03 GMTUS checking report of 2nd American killed in Syriahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e415b329191497885f7d93e432eb072WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. is trying to determine if a second American fighting with the Islamic State group has been killed in Syria.wGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4e415b329191497885f7d93e432eb072Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:53:00 GMTOdor slam leads Rangers over Mariners 12-4http://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa0204255def4c5bbd3d005fcbf57fa7SEATTLE (AP) — Rougned Odor hit a third-inning grand slam to back Colby Lewis, and the last-place Texas Rangers beat Seattle 12-4 Wednesday to take two of three from the Mariners.JOSH LIEBESKINDsSportsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSeattleWashingtonUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/aa0204255def4c5bbd3d005fcbf57fa7Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:42:44 GMTOklahoma St looks to keep momentum, questions loomhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c2ab31a522f4cdfa3d7baecdd9127e5STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma State opens the season with some serious questions on deck.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsCollege footballAthlete recruitingFootballCollege sportsProfessional footballOklahomaStillwaterFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c2ab31a522f4cdfa3d7baecdd9127e5Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:19:24 GMTBig neutral site games highlight opening weekendhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c52d7f099e214a589764a3de5a1db795Look beyond campus for the big games this weekend: College football's season-opening extravaganza features four marquee matchups in NFL stadiums.RALPH D. RUSSOsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballProfessional footballHoustonFresnoFloridaAlabamaWashingtonCaliforniaNorth CarolinaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c52d7f099e214a589764a3de5a1db795Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:26:18 GMTDrone with camera spotted over Panthers stadiumhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93cebed8be394409b1236d58b379687bCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina briefly detained and questioned a man who flew a drone with a camera mounted on it over a stadium during an NFL preseason game.aGeneral newsSportsDrone surveillance and warfareDrone aircraftProfessional footballFootballMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCharlotteNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/93cebed8be394409b1236d58b379687bWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:24:53 GMTNo. 23 UNC suspends 4 players for openerhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8960bbb7b399415eaa2a1dccbaa1e60dCHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina coach Larry Fedora says the team has suspended four players for this weekend's season opener, a day after a report of an alleged hazing altercation left a walk-on receiver with a possible concussion.AARON BEARDsSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballNorth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8960bbb7b399415eaa2a1dccbaa1e60dWed, 27 Aug 2014 22:31:20 GMTBlackwater defense: Iraqi police removed evidencehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/deb0c4928a6940a6bfe11348c08246d3WASHINGTON (AP) — A defense attorney told a federal jury on Wednesday that Iraqi national police removed evidence that would prove Blackwater security guards were being fired on by insurgents, prompting the guards to return fire in shootings that killed or wounded over 30 Iraqi civilians.PETE YOSTwGovernment and politicsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsCrimeLaw and orderGeneral newsIraqBaghdadMiddle Easthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/deb0c4928a6940a6bfe11348c08246d3Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:13:48 GMTNew counterterrorism units at Australian airportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4ca71ebd4840a9970cb07f2731fc8aCANBERRA, Australia (AP) — New counterterrorism units have been working at Australia's two largest airports since last week and had already prevented two suspected jihadists from leaving the country, officials said.ROD McGUIRKiGeneral newsTransportationTerrorismBorder securityIntelligence agenciesGovernment and politicsTransportation safetyWar and unrestIndustrial products and servicesIndustriesBusinessNational securityMilitary and defenseAustraliaSydneySyriaMiddle EastOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eb4ca71ebd4840a9970cb07f2731fc8aWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:44:11 GMTEcuadoran police sentenced for attack on presidenthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77fe59e3466145a7b0d442495b56109bQUITO, Ecuador (AP) — An Ecuadoran court has sentenced six police officers to prison for attempting to kill President Rafael Correa during a protest in 2010.iGeneral newsLegal proceedingsPoliceCrimeLaw and orderLaw enforcement agenciesGovernment and politicsEcuadorQuitoSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/77fe59e3466145a7b0d442495b56109bWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:08:31 GMTSteve Johnson retires at US Open due to crampinghttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9ff6181d2534a13bf9de17f9fc4ceb1NEW YORK (AP) — Steve Johnson's hand was cramping so badly he couldn't even hold his racket.RACHEL COHENsSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e9ff6181d2534a13bf9de17f9fc4ceb1Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:18:21 GMTSEC adopts rules on loan-backed securitieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bf9797f5e114f618692279f17750683WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators on Wednesday voted to require financial firms that sell securities backed by loans, like the kind that fueled the 2008 financial crisis, to give investors details on borrowers' credit records and income.MARCY GORDONwBusinessGeneral newsFinancial crisisGovernment regulationsDebt and bond marketsLegislatureRecessions and depressionsFinancial performanceCorporate newsCorporate creditEconomyFinancial marketsPersonal loansPersonal financeGovernment and politicsGovernment financeGovernment business and financeIndustry regulationFinancial servicesIndustrieshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8bf9797f5e114f618692279f17750683Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:24:29 GMTShooting by 9-year-old girl stirs debate over gunshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c104ee4a0ec429e8871a62dbedd1118PHOENIX (AP) — The accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a submachine gun.JACQUES BILLEAUDGENE JOHNSONaGeneral newsGun politicsViolent crimeCrimeViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsHuman rights and civil libertiesArizonaPhoenixUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/7c104ee4a0ec429e8871a62dbedd1118Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:14:39 GMTAP PHOTOS: Storm-roiled waves hit beach townshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e00a1a862a4cd8b6065c40b65bc8faSEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Massive waves turned into floodwaters Wednesday along the Southern California shore as Hurricane Marie stirred up the surf from afar.aGeneral newsWeather forecastsWeatherBig wave surfingCoastlines and beachesFloodsStormsSurfingSportsEnvironment and natureAccidents and disastersCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/87e00a1a862a4cd8b6065c40b65bc8faWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:34:06 GMTOlivier Giroud out 4 months following leg surgeryhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/242f393e7a924f5cb149188d053525a3LONDON (AP) — Arsenal forward Olivier Giroud will be sidelined for about four months after surgery to repair a broken left leg.sSportsMen's soccerSurgical proceduresProfessional soccerSoccerMen's sportsDiagnosis and treatmentHealthUnited KingdomWestern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/242f393e7a924f5cb149188d053525a3Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:58:32 GMTDonaire to meet Walters for WBA featherweight belthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e544cdf0b8439485c3b7eaaf42baefLOS ANGELES (AP) — Nonito Donaire will fight unbeaten Nicholas Walters for the WBA featherweight title Oct. 18 at the outdoor StubHub Center in Carson, California.GREG BEACHAMsSportsBoxingCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/37e544cdf0b8439485c3b7eaaf42baefThu, 28 Aug 2014 00:47:52 GMTUtah approves winery in town with polygamous secthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee193cbb0614b2593bfb4223497755bSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A town on the Utah-Arizona border largely controlled by Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect moved closer to opening its first commercial winery, a new venture and a signal of yet another lifestyle choice that separates the sect from mainstream Mormon teachings.LINDSAY WHITEHURSTaBusinessFood and drinkGeneral newsLifestyleSmall businessChristianityWineriesReligionSocial affairsConsumer products and servicesIndustriesRecreation and leisureBeveragesMarriageFamily issuesUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9ee193cbb0614b2593bfb4223497755bWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:20:36 GMTPerry says GOP Congress is key to solving problemshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbaed38e5b04d099a43351701ffe3e1COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it's important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country's immigration problem and other national issues.JEFFREY COLLINSaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEvents2016 United States Presidential ElectionPolitical fundraisingState governmentsLegislatureLegislationImmigrationFootballPolitical partiesNational electionsElectionsSocial issuesSocial affairsSportsPolitical organizationsSouth CarolinaColumbiaTexasUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/2dbaed38e5b04d099a43351701ffe3e1Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:21:17 GMTDefense rests in corruption trial of ex-governorhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77cf769e28f480f82529756408c839cRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Attorneys for former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife wrapped up their case Wednesday in the couple's corruption trial, their defense featuring McDonnell's testimony and the idea that the marriage was so chilly they could not have conspired together.MATTHEW BARAKATLARRY O'DELLaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsPolitical corruptionMarriageLaw and orderPolitical issuesGovernment and politicsFamily issuesSocial affairsVirginiaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/e77cf769e28f480f82529756408c839cWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:01:05 GMTDogs get blues when youngsters go back to schoolhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71e674dd91740bb87fd62b48e854965LOS ANGELES (AP) — Young people aren't the only ones who get back-to-school blues. Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer.SUE MANNINGaGeneral newsLifestylePetsDogsMammalsAnimalsCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f71e674dd91740bb87fd62b48e854965Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:18:34 GMTSweeping lawsuit targets soccer concussionshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab84450820d64a66a31993074645c236SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Soccer joined the growing legal debate over head injuries Wednesday after FIFA and some of the sport's governing bodies in the United States were made the target of a lawsuit seeking new safety rules.PAUL ELIASaHealthSportsInternational soccerAthlete injuriesAthlete healthLegal proceedingsSports governanceSports medicineProfessional soccerCollege sportsSoccerLaw and orderGeneral newsSan FranciscoUnited StatesCaliforniaNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/ab84450820d64a66a31993074645c236Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:03:31 GMT10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photoshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e63a033c3ed454ea80474edffc0f53dHere's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.The Associated PressaGeneral newsSportshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/0e63a033c3ed454ea80474edffc0f53dThu, 28 Aug 2014 00:43:15 GMTGirls in Colombian town struck by mystery illnesshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb478b94d494d1c81f332e98c552f32BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A mystery illness has overwhelmed a small town in northern Colombia as scores of teenage girls have been hospitalized with symptoms that parents fear could be an adverse reaction to a popular vaccine against cervical cancer.JOSHUA GOODMANCESAR GARCIAiGeneral newsHealthImmunizationsPublic healthColombiaLatin America and CaribbeanSouth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeb478b94d494d1c81f332e98c552f32Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:54:26 GMTUS OPEN SCENE: You can't win if you can't finishhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c8f6d1013d41088319bbf6da705b93NEW YORK (AP) — As Croatia's Ivan Dodig knows all too well after his 2014 Grand Slam season, you can't win if you can't finish.sSportsU.S. Open Tennis ChampionshipsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisEventshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/c9c8f6d1013d41088319bbf6da705b93Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:03:51 GMTDeal on health care aids port contract talkshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f812a36754f4780bc69cc986321a46eLOS ANGELES (AP) — Negotiators hoping to forge a new contract for dockworkers and keep hundreds of billions of dollars in cargo moving smoothly through West Coast seaports made significant progress with a tentative deal on health care benefits, a knotty issue that tied up talks for months.JUSTIN PRITCHARDaBusinessGeneral newsLabor negotiationsEmployee benefitsElective cosmetic proceduresPersonnelDiagnosis and treatmentHealthBeauty and fashionLifestyleCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/9f812a36754f4780bc69cc986321a46eWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:43:21 GMTObama crafts legal rationale for immigration stepshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f33935f107534fcab04fe21b745bbbdcWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama's impending executive actions on immigration.JOSH LEDERMANwBusinessGovernment and politicsLegal proceedingsImmigrationSeparation of powersLaw and orderGeneral newsSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical issuesUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/f33935f107534fcab04fe21b745bbbdcWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:11:35 GMTUruguayans can now sign up to grow pot at homehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4af1509478548d29db6805b3d869922MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — People in Uruguay who want to grow their own marijuana at home were able to register to do so Wednesday as the government launched the latest phase in its first-of-its-kind legalization program.LEONARDO HABERKORNiGeneral newsParliamentary electionsGovernment and politicsElectionsUruguaySouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/b4af1509478548d29db6805b3d869922Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:02:29 GMTFinal ruling against part of Utah polygamy banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c8e355b8464261a378dc6949ac2c1cSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law, in a lawsuit filed by a family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives."aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentNational courtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/96c8e355b8464261a378dc6949ac2c1cWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:38:27 GMTSuper PAC changes anti-Shaheen ads after complainthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbfeb981b3a5460d92be921fa7786202WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative super PAC was forced Wednesday to edit a negative ad against Sen. Jeanne Shaheen after the New Hampshire Democrat's attorneys flagged inaccuracies in the spot with the broadcaster.PHILIP ELLIOTTwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsSenate electionsElectionsCampaignsLegislaturePolitical action committeesPolitical organizationsUnited StatesNew HampshireBostonNorth AmericaMassachusettshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/fbfeb981b3a5460d92be921fa7786202Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:53:10 GMT5-pound Pomeranian is world's fastest on 2 feethttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3201b4e9383a482787723834a6f18a17LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jiff was already cute, lovable and talented. Now he's proven he's speedy too.aGeneral newsLifestylePetsDogsMammalsAnimalshttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/3201b4e9383a482787723834a6f18a17Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:35:41 GMTLabor protest disrupts Argentine capitalhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db8de2736d9c4386a431404705098677BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A labor organization opposed to Argentine President Cristina Fernandez caused traffic jams and disrupted life for many in the capital Wednesday at the start of a 36-hour strike.iBusinessGeneral newsStrikesLabor issuesLabor economyProtests and demonstrationsGovernment and politicsEconomySocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical and civil unrestHuman rights and civil libertiesPricesArgentinaBuenos AiresSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbeanhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/db8de2736d9c4386a431404705098677Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:11:53 GMTFinal ruling issued against part of polygamy banhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeacf318a72a4e7c998b00a3a90a3c3aSALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A federal judge in Utah has issued a final ruling that strikes down parts of the state's anti-polygamy law in a lawsuit filed by the family that appears on the TV show "Sister Wives."LINDSAY WHITEHURSTaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentNational courtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryMarriageFamily issuesSocial affairsUtahUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/eeacf318a72a4e7c998b00a3a90a3c3aThu, 28 Aug 2014 00:59:15 GMTPilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crashhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d06945489474cdfa6f621623d4a5599DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) — An experienced pilot was missing Wednesday after the flier's F-15 fighter jet crashed in the mountains of western Virginia, shaking residents but causing no injuries on the ground, military and law enforcement officials said.ALAN SUDERMANaGeneral newsSearch and rescue effortsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationVirginiaMassachusettsUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/4d06945489474cdfa6f621623d4a5599Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:56:46 GMTQantas Airways posts $2.6 billion loss for yearhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ea0e1c271fb4702a922154dd56de4fbSYDNEY (AP) — Qantas Airways Ltd. on Thursday posted a record 2.8 billion Australian dollar ($2.6 billion) statutory loss for the last fiscal year reflecting a profit-draining battle with its smaller rival Virgin Australia and aircraft write downs.iBusinessGeneral newsFinancial performanceCorporate newsAustraliaOceaniahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/5ea0e1c271fb4702a922154dd56de4fbThu, 28 Aug 2014 00:30:41 GMTSam gets last chance at Rams' preseason impressionhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43b156df2114cad93a1d39294a8ac75MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Michael Sam is about to get one last chance to show the St. Louis Rams why he belongs on their 53-man roster.TIM REYNOLDSsSportsProfessional footballFootballMiamiFloridaUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/d43b156df2114cad93a1d39294a8ac75Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:53:56 GMTRV outside family courts offers child support helphttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ee14ad705b94ff9805e610730aed43dNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Forget going to the food truck for lunch. Now you can get free legal advice on collecting child support from a nonprofit on wheels.RACHELLE BLIDNERaGeneral newsParentingHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesRelationshipsLifestyleCourtsJudiciaryGovernment and politicsNewarkNew JerseyNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/8ee14ad705b94ff9805e610730aed43dWed, 27 Aug 2014 23:15:24 GMTAP NewsAlerthttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895c469130514369b85aa5f324d1f0e6LOS ANGELES (AP) — USC: Cornerback Josh Shaw suspended after admitting story about rescuing nephew was a lie.sSportsCollege footballCollege sportsFootballhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/895c469130514369b85aa5f324d1f0e6Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:48:52 GMTA leader admits guilt in big disability-fraud casehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb46045142354e9d92727fce35257557NEW YORK (AP) — An accused ringleader of a sprawling disabilities fraud scheme admitted Wednesday he helped coach retired police officers and others to fake mental-health problems to get Social Security benefits.JENNIFER PELTZaGeneral newsLegal proceedingsFraud and false statementsCrimeLaw and orderNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth Americahttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/cb46045142354e9d92727fce35257557Wed, 27 Aug 2014 22:48:26 GMTReports: FBI probes JPMorgan hackhttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09a7ac012639414fb8d7d1b4c3cbedceNEW YORK (AP) — The FBI is investigating a hacking attack on JPMorgan Chase and at least one other bank, according to reports citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter.htBusinessGeneral newsTechnologyHackingCriminal investigationsTechnology issuesLaw and orderCrimeUnited StatesNew York CityRussiaNorth AmericaNew YorkEastern EuropeEuropehttp://news.findlaw.com/apnews/09a7ac012639414fb8d7d1b4c3cbedceThu, 28 Aug 2014 00:43:27 GMT