Q & A: How Trump will change course on health care

In this Nov. 10, 2016 file photo, President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama took on America’s problems of a lack of access to health care and high cost, but he and the Democrats paid a political price. Now President-elect Donald Trump has promised to undo much of what Obama put in place while vowing to make the system better for average folks. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Not quite one month after the election, President-elect Donald Trump is still sending mixed signals about his plans for the Affordable Care Act.

A look at 4 trends for the holiday shopping season

In this Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, photo, customer Chris Connacher carefully compares votive candle holders as she makes a Thanksgiving gift purchase at the hand-blown glass shop Glassybaby, in Seattle. Shop owner Lee Rhodes says that she has seen her products with the positive labels surge past holiday themes like "elf" and "joy" since Election Day. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

NEW YORK (AP) — As the 2016 holiday shopping season kicks off, the trends to watch for include some that are a bit wacky.

Check twice before downloading apps, some of them may be fake

As holiday shoppers prepare to make their list and check it twice, odds are most of us will at least browse deals online. It seems more and more stores ask shoppers to download a smartphone app, and many use coupons or discounts to motivate customers to head to the app store. There are legitimate apps out there with deals available, but Better Business Bureau is sounding the alarm about a wave of fake retail apps popping up.


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