This computer game comes thanks to 2 Supreme Court justices

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court's first female justice, Sandra Day O'Connor, has helped teach millions of students civics through computer games created by an organization she founded. Now, with a push from the Supreme Court's first Hispanic justice, Sonia Sotomayor, the group has translated one of its games into Spanish.

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  • Written by By JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press

Education Dept. wants to narrow civil rights work in schools

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than systemic problems, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Written by By MARIA DANILOVA , Associated Press

After weeks of deals, stores aim to draw Black Friday crowds


NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers were out before dawn in the U.S. for fun and for deals, as retailers that have had a tough year were hoping to bring customers to their stores and websites for Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping days of the year.


  • Written by By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and JOSEPH PISANI , AP Retail Writers

AP FACT CHECK: Man dissed by Trump has put felons in prison


MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Democrat who was disparaged by President Donald Trump as "soft on crime" is a former U.S. attorney who prosecuted church bombers and domestic terrorist Eric Rudolph.