UVA shooting suspect being held without bond; McConnell reelected GOP leader; rising Thanksgiving costs | Hot off the Wire podcast

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On the latest episode of Hot off the Wire:

  • Christopher Darnell Jones Jr., accused of killing three University of Virginia football players, was ordered held without bond. The school also announced Wednesday it was canceling its final home game of the season scheduled for the weekend against Coastal Carolina.
  • Sen. Mitch McConnell of Kentucky has been reelected as Republican leader, quashing a challenge from Sen. Rick Scott of Florida.
  • Americans are bracing for a costly Thanksgiving this year, with double-digit percent increases in the price of turkey, potatoes, stuffing, canned pumpkin and other staples.

For additional information on this episode, please see our show notes.