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  • As many African-American see it, there are 2 Ben Carsons
    Associated Press | November 28, 2015 1:04 am
    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.
  • Rain, ice coat parts of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
    Associated Press | November 28, 2015 12:32 am
    Heavy rain and icy conditions are likely to stick around through most of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in parts of the central U.S. due to a slow-moving, complex weather system that's being blamed for at least 3 flash-flooding deaths.
  • Gunman in custody after attack at Planned Parenthood clinic
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 11:48 pm
    A gunman burst into a Planned Parenthood clinic and opened fire, launching several gunbattles and an hourslong standoff with police as patients and staff took cover under furniture and inside locked rooms.
  • Police: 3 killed, 9 wounded in attack at Planned Parenthood
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 10:16 pm
    A gunman who opened fire inside a Planned Parenthood clinic was arrested Friday after engaging in gun battles with authorities during an hourslong standoff that killed three people and wounded nine others, officials said.
  • The Latest: Official says gunman ID'd as Robert Lewis Dear
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 9:16 pm
    The latest on the shooting at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado. (All times local):
  • Fatalities as freezing rain, floods and ice hit central US
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 8:44 pm
    At least three people have died in fast-moving floodwaters in Texas as freezing rain and flooding pummeled the state and other parts of the central U.S. on Friday, with forecasters warning that the chilling weather would worsen over the holiday weekend.
  • The Latest: 2 children killed in collision in South Dallas
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 8:32 pm
  • Hotel cooks prepare annual diner for NYC homeless, wealthy
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 8:20 pm
    More than 500 New Yorkers, from homeless people living on the streets to wealthy retirees, sat together in a midtown Manhattan church Friday evening, enjoying a turkey dinner prepared by some of the finest chefs from three luxury hotels.
  • Hawaii-based longline fishermen allowed to keep catching ahi
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 8:02 pm
    Hawaii-based longline fishermen have exhausted multiple catch limits for ahi this year, but federal regulators said Friday a new agreement will ensure the fish will be available in the state through the holidays.
  • Connecticut dashcam video captures scary moment on highway
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 7:16 pm
    A Connecticut state trooper's dashcam video has captured the frightening moments when two people involved in a car accident narrowly miss being hit by a speeding vehicle that suddenly careens off the road.
  • Ex-inmate, beaten in 2012 by NYC jail guards, fatally shot
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 7:04 pm
    A former New York City inmate who was hogtied and badly beaten by Rikers Island jail guards in 2012 has been fatally shot in Brooklyn.
  • The Latest: 3 arrested in Chicago Black Friday protests
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 5:44 pm
    The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):
  • Protest over Chicago teen's shooting ties up retail district
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 5:09 pm
    Hundreds of protesters blocked store entrances and shut down traffic in Chicago's ritziest shopping district on Black Friday to draw attention to the 2014 police killing of a black teenager who was shot 16 times by a white officer.
  • Man holes up in apartment for 5 hours after neighbor shot
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 5:00 pm
    A mentally ill man suspected of shooting his neighbor barricaded himself in his apartment in New Orleans for about five hours before surrendering to police.
  • Supreme Court justice blocks Native Hawaiian vote count
    Associated Press | November 27, 2015 4:24 pm
    A U.S. Supreme Court justice on Friday issued a temporary stay blocking the counting of votes in an election that would be a significant step toward Native Hawaiian self-governance.