In a legal showdown between freedom of speech and church and state, a county judge has ruled in favor of allowing public school students to display Bible verses at school-sponsored football games until a trial next June. NBC's Gabe Gutierrez reports. (TODAY)
House Republicans and Speaker John Boehner finally pass the payroll tax extension that includes a tax cut as well as a two-month extension of benefits for the unemployed. NBC's Kelly O'Donnell reports. (TODAY)
Nov. 17: During his trip to Asia, President Obama and China's President Hu Jintao have agreed to cooperate on the economy and climate change, but they made little headway on human rights. NBC's Chuck Todd reports.