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Protests follow release of dashcam video in Chicago teen's shooting death

Protesters in Chicago on Tuesday form a circle in the street and hold up letters spelling "Laquan," the first name of the 17-year-old shot to death by a police officer. (Source: CNN) Protesters in Chicago on Tuesday form a circle in the street and hold up letters spelling "Laquan," the first name of the 17-year-old shot to death by a police officer. (Source: CNN)

Good morning from the WBRC.com digital desk! Here are some of the stories and segments you'll see this morning on Good Day Alabama:

Protesters took to Chicago streets after graphic dashcam video was released in the shooting death of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. Authorities say police officer Jason Van Dyke shot the teenager 16 times after McDonald was stopped with a knife. Van Dyke was charged with first-degree murder in the case.

Mickey has a nice weather forecast for your Thanksgiving, but if you're traveling to other parts of the country, we have some weather issues to tell you about.

It is going to be a busy travel week with an estimated 300,000 more Americans traveling at least 50-miles from their homes.

Some security changes we'll tell you about if you're planning to go to the SEC Championship game.  

Students in Brussels have begun returning to class after a two-day shutdown over fears that terror attacks could be launched around the Belgian capital.

The Pope is traveling to North Africa.  Is the Vatican concerned about security?

Bo Jackson joins us at 7:30 a.m.

We get some advice on Black Friday - how to survive it and how to find the best deals!

Think about your pets during the holidays! Our Veterinarian joins us to take your questions about your pets and their health!

Jeh Jeh takes us to check out the Gifts for Kids donations and find out how you can help,

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