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As California embraces renewable energy, future unclear for state's last nuclear power plant
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Six years ago, the company that owns California's last operating nuclear power plant announced it would seek an extended lifespan for its aging reactors. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. envisioned Diablo Canyon as a linchpin in the state's green energy future, with its low-carbon electricity illuminating homes to nearly midcentury....

Iran unveils upgraded oil contract model, hoping for investment after sanctions are lifted
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) -- Iran unveiled a new model of oil contracts Saturday aimed at attracting foreign investment once sanctions are lifted under a landmark nuclear deal reached earlier this year, and said U.S. companies would be welcome to participate....

Black Friday store sales fall as more Americans shift to online, smartphone shopping
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Black Friday shopping is shifting from hours spent in line to more time online....

Cybercrime Grinches prowl the holidays; here's how to protect yourself as you shop
NEW YORK (AP) -- Online fraud spikes during the holiday shopping season, as people searching for the perfect gifts take to cyberspace and head to traditional stores armed with their smartphones....

New York-New Jersey ports stare down challenge of modernizing ahead of era of bigger ships
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- From ultra-thin laptops to drones to smartphones, the shelves of big-box retailers overflow with gadgets to help us communicate and conduct business at greater and greater speeds....

Obama, daughters shop Small Business Saturday at Washington bookstore, popular frozen pop shop
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama kept up his holiday tradition of supporting small businesses....

Black Friday: The Super Bowl of shopping starts in stores, but it looks very different
NEW YORK (AP) -- The annual ritual of Black Friday, as we know it, is over....

Turkey says it has taken delivery of Russian pilot's body, will be flown to Russia
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The Turkish prime minister says Turkey has taken delivery of the body of a Russian pilot who was killed after Turkish F-16s shot down a Russian warplane....

Banking, trucking among policy disputes central to budget battle; shutdown deadline approaches
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Farm-state lawmakers are trying to thwart new clean water rules....

Sanders' single-payer health plan is the ultimate 'repeal and replace' model in 2016 campaign
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The most ambitious "repeal and replace" health care plan from a presidential candidate comes from Sen. Bernie Sanders, not from a Republican....

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Stocks edge higher in quiet post-holiday trading; Disney has worst day in three months

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