Framework Convention on Climate Change ( COP25 ) in an effort to assuage concerns of the U.S.'s scheduled withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. That involves creating a functioning global emissions-trading system and compensating poor countries for losses they suffer from rising sea levels and other consequences of climate change.
Two boys, ages 5 and 8, died Saturday near Patton, Missouri, when the vehicle they were riding in was swept off flooded roads. A storm-related death was also reported in South Dakota. A satellite image Thursday shows the continental US covered by heavy cloud cover as storm systems dumped rain and snow in many regions. Most of the snow in the forecast is expected to fall late Sunday night and Monday, according to the winter weather message .
The National Weather Service said travel could be hard in some parts of the country as ice or flash flooding remains to cover swaths of the country. Another system was forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday, moving into a nor'easter by Monday. Dozens of auto crashes and hundreds of vehicle spinouts occurred Friday night and Saturday morning in the metro area as sleet, snow, rain and wind hit the region.
Still, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg put a positive spin on military investment, noting that European allies and Canada have increased their input by 4.6%, and that the number of allies that spend at least 2% of their country's economic output on defense will almost double from five to nine this year.
Melania Trump has debuted this year's White House Christmas decorations on social media - and they do not disappoint. " " The Spirit of America " is shining in the White House!" Melania definitely toned things down this year and took a more classic approach, free from strange-looking trees.
The incident occurred after the student pulled out a handgun and did not respond to the school resource officer's insistence that he give it up. Life-saving efforts were immediately put into action, and the remaining students were evacuated from the school.