4 changes shoppers will see as they buy on their phones

NEW YORK (AP) — Shoppers buying on their phones this holiday season will see new ways stores are making it easier and faster as they try to lock in sales before people swipe to the next site.

  • Written by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

A year after attack in San Bernardino, faithful seek unity

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — Almost a year after her father was killed in the San Bernardino terror attack last December, Kate Bowman etched the word "love" in yellow chalk on the sidewalk outside a mosque.

  • Written by CHRISTINE ARMARIO, Associated Press; AMY TAXIN, Associated Press

'Magic mushroom' psychedelic may ease anxiety, depression

NEW YORK (AP) — The psychedelic drug in "magic mushrooms" can quickly and effectively help treat anxiety and depression in cancer patients, an effect that may last for months, two small studies show.

  • Written by MALCOLM RITTER, AP Science Writer

As Trump claims to have saved Carrier jobs, details are hazy

WASHINGTON (AP) — In persuading Carrier to keep hundreds of jobs in Indiana, President-elect Donald Trump is claiming victory on behalf of factory workers whose positions were bound for Mexico. But the scant details that have emerged so far raise doubts about the extent of the victory.

  • Written by JOSH BOAK, Associated Press; BRIAN SLODYSKO, Associated Press; JULIE PACE, Associated Press

Police: Suspect in Tacoma officer's death shot and killed

SEATTLE (AP) — A deputy who "had a clear shot" fired once at the suspect in the fatal shooting of a Tacoma officer, killing the man who had used two children as human shields inside a home during a lengthy standoff, authorities said.

  • Written by LISA BAUMANN, Associated Press