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The Latest: Friday's protest to target main shopping area

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 7:20pm

The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):

White House undergoes holiday lockdown after man jumps fence

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 7:00pm

A man draped in an American flag climbed over the fence at the White House on Thursday, prompting a lockdown as the first family celebrated Thanksgiving.


Jared Fogle's wife has divorced him

Ashley Fantz, CNN  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 6:40pm

Jared Fogle's wife, Kathleen, has divorced him, according to court documents filed on November 19.

Ex-wife arrested after man shot dead inside Las Vegas home

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 6:20pm

Las Vegas Police say they've arrested 53-year-old Michelle Young who will face charges for the shooting death of her ex-husband 58-year-old Henry Gregory Bankey inside his Las Vegas-area home early Thanksgiving morning.

Big balloons, heavy security for NYC Thanksgiving parade

Karen Matthews, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 6:00pm

Americans paused Thursday to celebrate their blessings despite terrorism fears and racial tensions over fatal police shootings across the country. A record number of police officers patrolled the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York, while St. Louis resumed its annual parade, canceled last year amid protests over Michael Brown's death.

Mississippi man accused of attacking parents over fast food

Janet McConnaughey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:40pm

Authorities say a man faces charges in Louisiana accusing him of killing his father and stabbing his mother because they ordered fast food and didn't get any for him.

Hurricane Sandra weakens slightly to Category 3 storm

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:40pm

Hurricane Sandra has weakened slightly but is still a powerful Category 3 storm in the eastern Pacific off Mexico's coast.

Oregon school cancels dance over dirty dancing concerns

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:30pm

Administrators at a Portland, Oregon, high school have canceled an upcoming winter dance because of concerns about dirty dancing.

Miss Supreme Court OKs more student work for poor

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:20pm

Law students will be able to do more legal work for poor Mississippi residents under a rule recently approved by the state Supreme Court.

Los Angeles considers 'john letters' to fight prostitution

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:20pm

A Los Angeles City Hall proposal to send "john letters" to the owners of cars seen in areas known for prostitution has drawn criticism from a California civil liberties group.

Lawmakers: Agency not doing enough against dengue fever

Jennifer Sinco Kelleher, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:11pm

Hawaii state Sen. Russell Ruderman worries whenever there's a mosquito buzzing in his home.

Man arrested after police standoff in Spanish Fork

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 5:10pm

Police say that a man accused of threatening his girlfriend and the couple's children with a gun has been arrested after a standoff in Spanish Fork.

School bus driver facing sex charges mistakenly released

Kimberly Pierceall, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 4:40pm

A Las Vegas-area substitute school bus driver facing felony charges of sexually abusing a child is back in jail after being mistakenly released on bail.

Protesters gather for Thanksgiving meal in Minneapolis

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 4:00pm

Protesters and community members dined on donated pies, macaroni and cheese and traditional Thanksgiving fare Thursday outside a Minneapolis police station that has been the site of ongoing demonstrations since an officer fatally shot a black man earlier this month.

Shurtleff prosecutor says feds plan to hand over evidence

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:50pm

The prosecutor on the pay-to-play case against former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff says that federal investigators are planning to hand over their information on the case.

Police in Nevada say 73-year-old woman is missing

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:30pm

A 73-year-old woman is considered endangered by authorities who say she may have gone missing somewhere between Las Vegas and Lake Havasu.

Coroner IDs man shot by 3 Las Vegas police officers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:11pm

The Clark County Coroner's office says the Las Vegas man shot and killed by police after a traffic stop and chase is 32-year-old Thomas Joseph McEniry.

Orphan told education out for girl started legacy of law

Billy Watkins-Ledger, Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:01pm

She was an orphan by the age of 3 and passed around by family members for years from one house to another.

State permits Sparks to remove nuisance beavers

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:01pm

Sparks officials are trapping and removing nuisance beavers that are chewing into trees and building dams that bring the potential for flooding.

Man dies days after hitting a semi-truck in Henderson

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Nov 26th - 3:01pm

Officials say an 18-year-old man involved in a two-vehicle crash in Henderson several miles southeast of McCarran International Airport on Nov. 21 has died.