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Presidential contenders differ sharply on climate, energy
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders calls climate change the greatest threat to national security. Front-runner Hillary Rodham Clinton promises to install more than 500 million solar panels across the country.... 11/27/2015 8:34 AM

Protest over Chicago teen's shooting set for retail district
CHICAGO (AP) -- After days of protests in Chicago since the release of a video showing a black teenager shot 16 times by a white police officer, demonstrators were poised to disrupt Black Friday shopping with a march through the heart of the city's most famous retail district.... 11/27/2015 1:25 PM

Teen killed by Chicago officer had broken, troubled family
CHICAGO (AP) -- A black teenager shot 16 times by a white Chicago police officer was a ward of the state when he died, having spent years being shuttled between different relatives' homes and foster care from the time he was 3.... 11/27/2015 6:03 AM

The Latest: Black Friday around the country
Shoppers began feasting on deals on Thanksgiving, but whether they'll stay hungry this holiday season remains to be seen.... 11/27/2015 3:52 PM

Super Bowl of shopping starts
The Super Bowl of shopping had an early start again this year, but the game isn't over yet.... 11/27/2015 1:38 PM

Holiday shoppers get a head start on Thanksgiving
NEW YORK (AP) -- Black Friday used to kick off the holiday shopping season, but now Thanksgiving Day is the new tradition for some shoppers.... 11/27/2015 5:21 AM

As many African-American see it, there are 2 Ben Carsons
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) -- Ayauna King-Baker loved Ben Carson's "Gifted Hands" memoir so much that she made her daughter Shaliya read it. So when Carson showed up in town to sign copies of his new book, King-Baker dragged the giggly 13-year-old along to the bookstore so they could both meet him.... 11/27/2015 3:46 PM

Kids making oral history with StoryCorps holiday project
High school students across the country are making oral history this week by recording interviews with their elders in an unprecedented effort to stockpile wisdom for the ages.... 11/27/2015 8:58 AM

A search for family in Haiti raises questions about adoption
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) -- As Mariette Williams waited for her flight from South Florida to Haiti, she paced the departure lounge, folding and re-folding her ticket and clutching the handle of a bag sagging with gifts. She was excited but terrified: For the first time in nearly 30 years, she was about to see her mother.... 11/27/2015 6:31 AM

Art program gives Boston's homeless a place to create
BOSTON (AP) -- In an elegant church in one of Boston's most chic shopping districts, homeless people from across the city gather once a week to express themselves in ways not possible when living on the streets.... 11/27/2015 1:54 PM

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