December 9 – 15
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Monday: French President Emmanuel Macron to address the nation after a 4th week of protests against the rise of living costs.
Tuesday: UK Parliament votes on Prime Minister on Theresa May”s Brexit plan. Lawmakers are widely expected to reject the deal, leaving few options ahead of Britain’s March 29th departure from the European Union.
Wednesday: Michael Cohen, President Trump’s former personal lawyer, is sentenced in the Robert Mueller investigation. Federal prosecutors have requested a “substantial term if imprisonment,” even with his cooperation.
Thursday:A Geminid meteor shower will fill the skies with close to 100 shooting stars per hour throughout the night.
Friday: 6-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in which a shooter killed 20 children, 6 teachers & himself.
Saturday:A “Bill of Rights Day” – the 227th anniversary of the ratification of the first 10 amendments of the Constitution.
by Jenna Lee,