- More optimism among middle class buoys US consumer sentiment
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans were more optimistic about their incomes and personal finances this month, particularly among lower and middle-class households, lifting consumers' outlook.
- The Latest: 5 men arrested during Chicago shooting protests
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):
- Cheap gas fueling expanded Thanksgiving travel day
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An expanded version of America's annual Thanksgiving travel saga was under way Wednesday with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.
- Chicago awaits more protests over police shooting
CHICAGO (AP) — The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the footage was released, protesters seemed to honor pleas for restraint.
- The Latest: Protesters march, confront police in Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) — The latest on the shooting of a black teenager by a white Chicago police officer (all times local):