Tuesday, Nov. 23
Anthony Michael Smith, age 22, walks out of his room at Baptist Hospital before being discharged into police custody. Smith was shot Nov. 16 by an officer after pointing a gun at the police.
Wednesday, Nov. 24
In an interview on Glenn Beck’s radio show, Sarah Palin confuses North and South Korea, saying, “Obviously we gotta stand with our North Korean allies. We are bound by treaties.”
Thursday, Nov. 25
It’s a Thanksgiving miracle. After 50 days of being lost in the South Pacific, three missing teens are found near Fiji.
Friday, Nov. 26
President Obama gets 12 stitches in his lip after getting a blow from an opponent’s elbow during a basketball game Friday morning. The elbow was thrown by Rey Decerega, the director of programs for the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute.
Saturday, Nov. 27
A Somali-born teenager, Mohamed Osman Mohamud, is arrested on Friday night while attempting to detonate what he believed was a car bomb at a packed Christmas tree-lighting ceremony in downtown Portland, Ore.
Sunday, Nov. 28
Despite threats from North Korea, the U.S. and South Korea begin military naval drills on the Yellow Sea.
News of the Week
Ending a week of speculation, the royal family announces on Tuesday that Prince William and Kate Middleton will marry on Friday, April 29, 2011 at Westminster Abbey.