NBC's 'The Wiz Live!' To Ease On Down That Tuneful Road

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | Nov 27
Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!"

As Many African Americans See It, There Are Two Ben Carsons

NEWS | By Jesse J. Holland | Nov 27
For many African-Americans, there are two Carsons: One is a genius doctor and inspirational speaker and writer who talks of limitless horizons; the other is a White House candidate who pushes conservative politics and wishes to "de-emphasize race."

Standoff at Planned Parenthood in Colo. Ongoing, Shooter Had 'Items'

NEWS | Nov 27
A gunman opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic on Friday, wounding multiple people and engaging in gun battles with police as patients and staff members ducked behind tables to hide and dodge the crossfire.

Accused Chair-Wielding Dallas BBQ Assailant Countersues: Claims He's the Victim

NEWS | Nov 27
Don't you hate it when you're left with no other option than to bash a chair over the head of someone half your size in order to make a quick escape?

Pope Says 'Catastrophic' if Interests Derail Climate Talks

NEWS | By Nicole Winfield and Tom Odula | Nov 27
Pope Francis warned Thursday that it would be "catastrophic" for world leaders to let special interest groups get in the way of a global agreement to curb fossil fuel emissions.

Political Campaigning Turning Ugly

NEWS | By John McDonald | Nov 27
As we enter the holiday season, the U.S. Presidential campaign is becoming anything but merry.

LGBT Mormons Still Upset Over Church Ruling

NEWS | By Christiana Lilly | Nov 27
Earlier this month, the Church of Jesus Christ and Latter Day Saints caused controversy when elders changed the handbook's policies regarding homosexual relationships.

Black Friday Special Report: Anti-Gay Hate Group Leader Can't Shop for Bargains

NEWS | Nov 27
Here's a real Black Friday dilemma. If you're an anti-gay bigot hell-bent on boycotting anything remotely pro-LGBT, where are you going to shop for bargains?

'This Book is Gay' Means Controversy for Wasilla Library

NEWS | Nov 27
The Wasilla Library may have to take U.K. author James Dawson's "This Book is Gay" out of the juvenile nonfiction section.

Gambia Leader Denounces Female Genital Mutilation

NEWS | By Abdoulie John | Nov 27
Gambia's president advocated banning female genital mutilation, giving hope to human rights activists who are urging Gambia to adopt a law against the practice.


Trump Called Out for Appearing to Mock Disability

Donald Trump is denying he mocked a reporter with a disability in a South Carolina speech, despite appearing to imitate mannerisms of the "poor guy" and make fun of him.


College Programs Turning to Virtual Reality for Recruiting

PERSONAL TECH | By John Marshall | Nov 27
College football teams have been using virtual reality as a training tool, putting players in an interactive 360-degree environment without having to be on the field.


The Future of Money

SAVING | Nov 27
A "mobile money" revolution has swept Kenya, where people can send and receive money on their cell phones. It's improved commerce and brought basic necessities to poorer areas.


Michigan, Fiat Chrysler Reach Deal on Tax Credits

AUTO NEWS | By David Eggert | Nov 27
Fiat Chrysler will have to spend an additional $1 billion on Michigan facilities over 15 years to qualify for $1.9 billion in business tax credits under an agreement approved Tuesday by the state's economic development board.


HIV Today: What You Should Know if You Are Sexually Active

HIV/AIDS | By Chris Tittel | Nov 27
Apart from getting tested and knowing your HIV status, education is the next most important factor in protecting yourself and others. Here's what you need to know.