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Chicago calm a day after release of video of police shooting teenager

Demonstrators hold signs bearing the name of Laquan McDonald during protests in ChicagoChicago was calm on Wednesday, a day after the release of a graphic video showing the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white policeman charged with murder, a peaceful response compared with outbursts of violence in Baltimore and Ferguson, Missouri, over other deaths at the hands of police. Authorities in the city of 2.7 million people had braced for violence, but peaceful demonstrations so far have led to just five arrests with more protests planned for later on Wednesday, one at the Chicago Thanksgiving Day parade on Thursday and another on Friday. Protests Wednesday at Chicago City Hall and the criminal courthouse were sparsely attended, and a protest of between 100 and 200 people in downtown Chicago at rush hour drew stares from shoppers.

Estate of Malcolm X launches online store

FILE - In this March 5, 1964 file photo, Black Muslim leader Malcolm X poses during an interview in New York. The family organization of Malcolm X has launched an online store, with items ranging from t-shirts and hoodies to the eventual availability of the late activist’s speeches and other writings. The announcement for www.shopmalcolmx.com was made Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, by X Legacy, along with the estate’s representatives, The North Star Group. (AP Photo/Eddie Adams, File)NEW YORK (AP) — The family organization of Malcolm X has launched an online store, with items ranging from T-shirts and hoodies to the eventual availability of the late activist's speeches and other writings.

U.S. court rejects Linden Care's request for temporary restraining order
(Reuters) - A U.S. District Court on Wednesday denied specialty pharmacy Linden Care LLC's request for a temporary restraining order (TRO) against Express Scripts Holding Co for dropping it from its network earlier this month. Express Scripts, the largest manager of prescription drug plans in the United States, severed ties with Linden Care for dispensing drugs from Horizon Pharma Plc, which has come under fire for charging high prices. The pharmacy benefits manager also said that Linden Care did not fulfill key parts of its pharmacy network agreements.
Obama tells Americans homeland is safe as millions set off on Thanksgiving travel

Police officers secure the area at Union Station in WashingtonBy Roberta Rampton and Kylie Gumpert WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Barack Obama sought to reassure Americans they are safe as millions of people traveled on Wednesday for the Thanksgiving holiday, with security heightened at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues after the Paris attacks. "Right now, we know of no specific and credible intelligence indicating a plot on the homeland," Obama told reporters at the White House, flanked by his FBI director and other top security officials. Nearly 46.9 million Americans will travel over the Thanksgiving long weekend - the busiest U.S. travel holiday of the year - with 3.6 million going by plane, according to the AAA, a motorist advocacy group.

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