Stores try to cater to savvier customers on Black Friday

NEW YORK (AP) — Even people who said they'd already done their shopping online came out for Black Friday to spend time with family members or just for the fun of looking.

  • Written by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer

Trump still navigating white supremacists' support

ATLANTA (AP) — Donald Trump's disavowal this week of white supremacists who have cheered his election as president hasn't quieted concerns about the movement's impact on his White House or whether more acts of hate will be carried out in his name.

  • Written by BILL BARROW, Associated Press JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

Judge: Roof competent to stand trial in church shooting

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The white man charged in the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church last year is competent to stand trial, a federal judge ruled Friday.

  • Written by JEFFREY COLLINS, Associated Press

4 militants, 2 Pakistani soldiers killed in attack on mosque

KHAR, Pakistan (AP) — A small group of militants armed with guns and suicide jackets attacked a mosque at an army facility in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, triggering a shootout in which four insurgents and two soldiers were killed, the military and officials said.

  • Written by ANWARUUALH KHAN, Associated Press MUNIR AHMED, Associated Press