FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 23 Oct 2014 11:33:26 -0700NBA: Dante Cunningham struggles to clear name (AP) — It was after 4 a.m. when Dante Cunningham pulled his truck back into the driveway of his suburban Minneapolis home and saw the police waiting for him.JON KRAWCZYNSKIsSportsDomestic violenceSports governanceCrimeMen's basketballViolent crimeGeneral newsSports transactionsSports businessViolenceSocial issuesSocial affairsFamily issuesProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsNFL footballProfessional footballFootballMinneapolisMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:24:11 GMTWVU expels 3 students for post-game misconduct, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University says it has expelled three students in what police called riots following the Mountaineers' win over Baylor.aGeneral newsSportsRiotsCollege footballPolitical and civil unrestEducation issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsEducationCollege sportsFootballMorgantownWest VirginiaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:39:59 GMTUS: IS earns $1M per day in black market oil sales (AP) — Islamic State militants are raking in money at a remarkable rate, earning about $1 million a day from black market oil sales alone, a Treasury Department official said Thursday.DEB RIECHMANNwGovernment and politicsTerrorismWar and unrestGeneral newsFinancial servicesIndustriesBusinessSyriaIraqTurkeyMiddle EastWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Oct 2014 17:33:30 GMTJames Corden to take over 'Late Late Show' March 9 YORK (AP) — CBS has set March 9 for the debut of James Corden as host of "The Late Late Show."aArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentCelebrity, 23 Oct 2014 17:23:26 GMTFeds to gather 'nuisance' mustangs in Nevada, Nev. (AP) — Federal wranglers plan an unusual wild horse roundup near the Nevada-Utah line, where ranchers and rural residents say protected mustangs are knocking down fences and impregnating domesticated mares.SCOTT SONNERaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsAnimalsHorsesAgricultureIndustriesBusinessMammalsNatural resource managementEnvironmentEnvironment and natureLand environmentWildlifeEnvironmental conservation and preservationNevadaRenoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:00:20 GMTDriver attacked after ice cream truck kills boy ANGELES (AP) — The driver of an ice cream truck was attacked by neighborhood residents after it struck and killed a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike in South Los Angeles, authorities said.aGeneral newsAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationViolent crimeCrimeLos AngelesCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:04:25 GMTNavajo high court orders election postponed, Ariz. (AP) — The top court on the nation's largest Indian reservation on Thursday ordered tribal election officials to postpone the Navajo Nation's presidential election and reprint ballots without the name of a candidate who was disqualified in a language fluency case.FELICIA FONSECAaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionElectionsLegislationNational electionsEventsLegislatureNational courtsNational governmentsCourtsJudiciary, 23 Oct 2014 18:25:47 GMTStone tools show ancient settlement high in Andes YORK (AP) — The air was thin, the nights were cold, the sun could easily burn the skin. But about 12,000 years ago, small groups of hunter-gatherers found a home very high up in the Peruvian Andes.MALCOLM RITTERaScienceMountainsEnvironment and natureNew YorkPeruUnited StatesNorth AmericaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 23 Oct 2014 18:05:55 GMTReport: Better shields needed for private tax data (AP) — The IRS and the states should improve how they protect the security of confidential tax information of people getting benefits under the 2010 health care law, federal investigators said Thursday.wBusinessGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsPersonal taxesGovernment financeGovernment business and financeNational governmentsState governmentsPersonal financeIndustry regulationGovernment regulations, 23 Oct 2014 17:34:50 GMT4 more workers allege racial bias at Daimler plant, Ore. (AP) — Oregon has expanded its investigation into discrimination at the Portland truck-making plant of German automotive giant Daimler AG after four more employees came forward with allegations of racial harassment.GOSIA WOZNIACKAaBusinessGeneral newsWorkplace discriminationRace and ethnicityAfrican-AmericansProduction facilitiesConsumer products and servicesIndustriesPersonnelLabor issuesSocial issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesCorporate newsPortlandOregonUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:18:53 GMTRand Paul tries to peel away isolationist label YORK (AP) — Sen. Rand Paul is taking on critics who brand him an isolationist on foreign policy, advocating an approach for America that "recognizes our limits and preserves our might."STEVE PEOPLESpGovernment and politicsUnited States Presidential ElectionEventsForeign policyInternational relationsGovernment policyPresidential electionsNational electionsElectionsUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:09:50 GMTBerlusconi: Let's legalize gay civil unions (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi is pushing for the legalization of civil unions between gays in Italy, but not same-sex marriage.iGeneral newsGays and lesbiansChristianityMarriageCouplesRelationshipsLifestyleFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesReligionItalyWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Oct 2014 17:57:29 GMTCoach fired over watermelon celebration is rehired, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina high school football coach has been reinstated after he was fired over postgame celebrations that officials said had racial overtones, with players smashing watermelons and making ape-like sounds.aGeneral newsSportsHigh school sportsCoachingHigh school footballFootballCharlestonSouth CarolinaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:09:45 GMTMotown founder Berry Gordy brings musical home (AP) — Berry Gordy Jr. took his "Motown the Musical" production to Broadway and a few other places first. Yet they were mere proving grounds for its date with Detroit.JEFF KAROUBeArts and entertainmentMusicEntertainmentPerforming artsDetroitMichiganUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:20:25 GMTChampionship window might be closing for Thunder CITY (AP) — The future looks bright for the Oklahoma City Thunder. It's unclear how long it will stay that way.CLIFF BRUNTsSportsAthlete injuriesNBA PlayoffsNBA FinalsMen's basketballAthlete healthProfessional basketballBasketballMen's sportsEventsSports transactionsSports businessOklahoma CityOklahomaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:27:08 GMTEx-Mountie hero of shootout at Canada's Parliament, Ontario (AP) — The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.DAVID CRARYJENNIFER PELTZiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLegislatureViolent crimeCrimeOntarioCanadaNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:18:45 GMTVideo shows bikers taunting California officer, Calif. (AP) — Officials are looking for who shot video of a group of motorcycle riders alternately taunting and ignoring an officer trying to pull them over while they pop their front wheels in the air and weave on a Northern California highway.aGeneral newsMilpitasCaliforniaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:36:36 GMTCyprus president hospitalized in Brussels, Cyprus (AP) — The president of Cyprus was admitted to a hospital in Brussels on Thursday and unable to attend a European Union summit there.iGeneral newsSummitsInternational relationsGovernment and politicsCyprusEuropeWestern Europe, 23 Oct 2014 17:11:09 GMTUS announces $840M to improve medical care (AP) — The Obama administration is announcing an $840 million grant program to help doctors and hospitals improve the quality of care delivered to patients.The Associated PresswGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politics, 23 Oct 2014 17:19:35 GMTOptimize your game plan for holiday toy shopping YORK (AP) — Looking for the holiday season's hot toys, like anything related to Disney's "Frozen"? Or maybe you're not picky and just looking for deals?ANNE D'INNOCENZIOfBusinessPersonal financeToysHoliday shoppingRecreation and leisureLifestyleShoppingHolidaysOccasions, 23 Oct 2014 18:29:30 GMTQuestions raised by UNC-Chapel Hill bogus courses, N.C. (AP) — A report detailing the academic and athletic scandal that has lingered over the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill raises a number of questions about what's next for the university and its athletics programs. Here's a look at some of the questions raised and what will happen next.EMERY P. DALESIOaGeneral newsSportsHigher educationSchool athleticsCollege sportsSchool administrationSports governanceFootballEducationSocial affairsCollege footballNorth CarolinaUnited StatesRaleighNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:22:13 GMTHaitians' lawyer to NY judge: Ignore UN immunity YORK (AP) — An attorney for Haitians seeking compensation from the United Nations for victims of a deadly cholera outbreak asked a judge Thursday to ignore the U.N.'s immunity and let a lawsuit proceed, but a U.S. lawyer said doing so would open up the United Nations to many more lawsuits.LARRY NEUMEISTERaGeneral newsWages and salariesNational courtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderPersonnelBusinessInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryHaitiUnited StatesNew York CityCaribbeanLatin America and CaribbeanNorth AmericaNew York, 23 Oct 2014 17:46:13 GMTEric Frein lookalike: I've been stopped repeatedly, Pa. (AP) — A northeastern Pennsylvania resident said he's been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for a man sought in the killing of a state trooper, including one encounter at gunpoint that left him fearing for his life.aGeneral newsViolent crimeCrime, 23 Oct 2014 18:16:27 GMTCDC details new Ebola response and prep teams (AP) — New federal Ebola response squads — likened to public health SWAT teams — are being readied to rush to any U.S. city where a new Ebola case might be identified, officials say.MIKE STOBBEaHealthMunicipal governmentsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsUnited StatesAtlantaDallasNorth AmericaGeorgiaTexas, 23 Oct 2014 17:28:35 GMT3 states wage fight to keep same-sex marriage ban (AP) — Three states are continuing their legal fight against same-sex marriage, despite rulings from federal appeals courts that oversee those states that concluded gay and lesbian couples have the right to marry.MARK SHERMANwGovernment and politicsGays and lesbiansNational courtsCouplesState governmentsMarriageWeddingsFamily issuesSocial affairsHuman rights and civil libertiesSocial issuesNational governmentsCourtsJudiciaryRelationshipsLifestyleOccasionsUnited StatesSouth CarolinaKansasNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:07:54 GMTTheater shooting prosecutors agree to trial delay, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors would agree to push back the trial for the man charged in the Colorado theater shootings so defense attorneys can have more time to review his sanity exam, according to court filings released Thursday.aGeneral newsViolent crimeLegal proceedingsLaw and orderCrimeColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:44:51 GMTAP Interview: Libya FM wants Tripoli negotiations (AP) — Libya's newly appointed foreign minister says he hopes negotiations could resolve the standoff in Tripoli, where Islamist militias have taken over the capital and forced out elected lawmakers.ASHRAF KHALILiGeneral newsGovernment and politicsLibyaEgyptTripoliMiddle EastNorth AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 17:44:36 GMTAt 1-all, World Series moves to quirky Giants park FRANCISCO (AP) — Eric Hosmer is eager to see what makes San Francisco's waterfront ballpark unique.BEN WALKERsSportsMLB World SeriesEventsProfessional baseballBaseballMen's sportsSan FranciscoCaliforniaKansas CityUnited StatesNorth AmericaMissouri, 23 Oct 2014 17:33:00 GMTNY court backs EMI over Duke Ellington royalties, N.Y. (AP) — The state's highest court on Thursday sided with EMI in the music publisher's dispute with Duke Ellington's heirs, but acknowledged global industry consolidation has made contracts like his much more favorable to publishers.MICHAEL VIRTANENaBusinessArts and entertainmentGeneral newsMusicEntertainmentLegal proceedingsMedia and entertainment industryIndustriesLaw and orderNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:51:59 GMTFamily of abused boy gets GOP to change attack ad PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Republican Party is scrambling to revise an ad accusing Gov. Mark Dayton of incompetence after the grandmother of a 4-year-old boy whose death was highlighted in the spot complained it was inappropriate.BRIAN BAKSTaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsPolitical partiesPolitical organizationsHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsCampaignsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:46:58 GMTGuantanamo prisoners in protest over women guards (AP) — The use of female troops inside the highest-security unit at Guantanamo Bay is sparking protests by prisoners.aGeneral newsMilitary legal affairsMilitary and defenseGovernment and politicsCubaCaribbeanLatin America and Caribbean, 23 Oct 2014 18:01:46 GMTFamily of abused boy says GOP plans to change ad PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The grandmother of a 4-year-old boy whose death exposed failings in Minnesota's child protection services says the state Republican Party intends to remove references to the case in a political ad criticizing Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton.BRIAN BAKSTaGeneral newsGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsState governmentsPolitical partiesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsPolitical organizationsCampaignsMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:16:19 GMTJudge questions $75M NCAA concussion settlement (AP) — A federal judge overseeing a first-of-its-kind head injury settlement with the NCAA expressed concerns Thursday about some terms and the scope of the $75 million deal that encompasses all athletes going back decades.MICHAEL TARMaGeneral newsSportsAthlete healthAthlete injuriesCollege sportsWomen's sportsHead injuriesNational courtsLegal proceedingsLaw and orderSports transactionsSports businessInjuriesHealthNational governmentsGovernment and politicsCourtsJudiciaryChicagoIllinoisUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:04:37 GMTUS journalist returns home after Ebola recovery, R.I. (AP) — An American video journalist who recovered from Ebola is home in Rhode Island.aGeneral newsJournalistsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsHealthNews mediaMediaProvidenceRhode IslandLiberiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaWest AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 18:28:41 GMTRetrospective of fiber artist opens at NYC museum YORK (AP) — Institutionalized for more than three decades and largely deaf and mute, Judith Scott found her voice through art, forming intricate sculptures of yarn, fabric and other fibers tightly wrapped around an array of found objects.ULA ILNYTZKYaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsArt galleriesVisual artsMuseumsSculptureRecreation and leisureLifestyleLeisure travelTravelNew York CityNew YorkUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:04:22 GMTNavajo high court orders officials to postpone tribe's presidential election, reprint ballots, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo high court orders officials to postpone tribe's presidential election, reprint ballots.aGeneral newsGovernment and politicsElectionsUnited States Presidential ElectionNational electionsEvents, 23 Oct 2014 17:57:03 GMTAP Interview: Jerusalem mayor vows to calm city (AP) — Jerusalem's mayor on Thursday called for a crackdown against a wave of Palestinian unrest, as police beefed up security after a Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded light rail train station and killed a baby girl.JOSEF FEDERMANiGeneral newsMunicipal governmentsWar and unrestViolenceLocal governmentsGovernment and politicsViolent crimeCrimeSocial issuesSocial affairsJerusalemPalestinian territoriesIsraelMiddle East, 23 Oct 2014 17:46:04 GMTExhibition at Atlanta's High features Cezanne (AP) — An exhibition at Atlanta's High Museum of Art showcases a group of impressionist and post-impressionist works amassed by a private collector who described the pursuit and acquisition of the pieces as an adventure.KATE BRUMBACKtTravelLifestylePaintingMuseumsVisual artsArts and entertainmentRecreation and leisureLeisure travelFranceAtlantaVancouverWestern EuropeEuropeGeorgiaUnited StatesNorth AmericaBritish ColumbiaCanada, 23 Oct 2014 17:14:12 GMTEbola: A crash course in fear and how it hurts us (AP) — Ebola is giving Americans a crash course in fear.SETH BORENSTEINwGeneral newsHealthGovernment and politicsScienceDiseases and conditionsEnvironmental healthCelebrityEntertainmentArts and entertainmentInfectious diseasesPublic healthUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 18:09:24 GMTEU leaders produce more Ebola funding at summit (AP) — The European Union on Thursday came up with another 24.4 million euros ($31 million) to fight Ebola, as the bloc's leaders pressed to create a 1 billion-euro ($1.26 billion) fund to fight the deadly virus.RAF CASERTiGeneral newsHealthSummitsMedical researchInternational relationsGovernment and politicsInfectious diseasesDiseases and conditionsEuropeLiberiaWest AfricaAfrica, 23 Oct 2014 17:34:46 GMTRaonic beats Young to reach Swiss Indoors quarters, Switzerland (AP) — Fourth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada hit 22 aces, including on match point, to beat Donald Young of the United States 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (2) Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors.sSportsMen's sportsMen's tennisTennisSwitzerlandWestern EuropeEurope, 23 Oct 2014 17:38:05 GMTDelta plane clips smaller jet at Minnesota airport (AP) — A Delta Air Lines plane clipped wings with a smaller jet as the two were preparing to take off from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday night, officials said.tTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersGeneral newsTransportationMinneapolisMinnesotaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:13:00 GMT911 calls show chaos after Delaware tour bus crash, Del. (AP) — Emergency calls made by passengers and passing motorists capture the chaos, fear and confusion in the aftermath of a tour bus crash in Delaware that left three people dead.RANDALL CHASEaGeneral newsTravelLifestyleAccidentsAccidents and disastersTransportationDelawareDoverUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:54:43 GMTBurrito chain urged to drop 'illegal' from name COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Some people are urging the Colorado burrito chain Illegal Pete's to change its name because of the way the word "illegal" has been used to describe immigrants.aBusinessGeneral newsProtests and demonstrationsPolitical and civil unrestFort CollinsColoradoUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:55:38 GMTTax trial for 'The Situation' set for December, N.J. (AP) — A judge on Thursday set a trial date in early December in the federal tax case against "Jersey Shore" star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and his brother.DAVID PORTERaArts and entertainmentGeneral newsTelevision programsEntertainmentLegal proceedingsCelebrityCrimeLaw and orderNew JerseyUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:23:02 GMTArgentina issues $1 billion, 2-year bond AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina began offering a new two-year sovereign bond for $1 billion on Thursday, at a time when the government is desperately looking for fresh sources of financing.iBusinessGeneral newsEconomyArgentinaSouth AmericaLatin America and Caribbean, 23 Oct 2014 18:04:35 GMTRaces for governor carry 2016 implications (AP) — Republicans looking for early clues to the 2016 elections might find some in this year's governor races.KEN THOMASpGovernment and politicsState electionsElectionsMid-term elections, 23 Oct 2014 17:04:39 GMTUnion Pacific 3Q profit chugs ahead 19 percent, Neb. (AP) — Union Pacific Corp. delivered a 19 percent increase in its third-quarter profit as the railroad hauled 7 percent more freight and increased rates.JOSH FUNKaBusinessGeneral newsFinancial performanceCorporate newsOmahaNebraskaUnited StatesNorth America, 23 Oct 2014 17:25:16 GMTPentagon: Iraq says troops will go on offensive (AP) — The Pentagon says Iraq's new defense minister says his troops will go on the offensive against Islamic State militants who have taken over large sections of the country.LOLITA C. BALDORwGeneral newsGovernment and politicsWar and unrestMilitary and defenseIraqMiddle East, 23 Oct 2014 17:57:42 GMTLebanon says it won't accept more Syrian refugees (AP) — Lebanon announced on Thursday it will not accept any more refugees from neighboring war-torn Syria, except in what authorities deem to be "exceptional" cases — a move that could prevent tens of thousands of Syrians from escaping the civil war.DIAA HADIDiGeneral newsPolitical refugeesHumanitarian crisesHuman welfareSocial issuesSocial affairsSyriaMiddle EastLebanon, 23 Oct 2014 18:25:21 GMT