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Tampa homicide suspect arrested and more: 5 Things to Know for Wednesday, Nov. 29

Posted at 5:52 AM, Nov 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-29 07:52:22-05

DENVER – Good morning! Here’s what you need to know today, Wednesday, Nov. 29..

1. 'Today' show anchor Matt Lauer fired
Lauer has been terminated from NBC News after a complaint from a colleague that accused him of "inappropriate sexual behavior" in the workplace.

2. Tampa homicide suspect arrested
A man suspected of killing four people in Tampa, Florida has been caught. Police said a tip about a man with a gun at a McDonald's led to his arrest.

3. Tax overhaul advances in Senate
Republicans hold together and push their signature tax bill through the Senate Budget Committee. But the measure's destiny remains unclear.

4. Aurora transportation meeting
Tonight, you have the opportunity to share your thoughts about transportation in Aurora. City leaders are holding public meetings to discuss solutions to traffic headaches and the first of three planned meetings takes place from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. tonight at E-470 headquarters.

5. Milder Wednesday
Wednesday and Thursday will be a little milder, with just some scattered high clouds across the plains. Expect highs in the 50s for lower elevations and 40s in the mountains, where a few snow showers could fall on Thursday.