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Monday: Wright Brothers Day honoring the first successful flight in a heavier than air, mechanically propelled plane by Orville & Wilbur Wright 115 year ago today.

Tuesday: Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is set to be sentenced in the Robert Mueller investigation.

Wednesday: The House returns after a 5-day weekend despite stop-gap funding running out for several government agencies on Friday. Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates in its last meeting of 2018.

Thursday: Harvey Weinstein returns to court where he’s expected to ask that all charges be dropped as some say prosecutors’ case against him is starting to unravel. He’s facing 5 felony, sex crime charges in New York state.

Friday: Winter solstice, the shortest day of the year for the Northern Hemisphere, marking the start of Winter.

Saturday: The second-busiest holiday shopping day of the year, dubbed “Super Saturday,” behind only Black Friday.