Along with a crush of holiday shoppers on this final weekend before Christmas, the Mall of America may become a staging ground for a major civil rights protest. On Saturday afternoon, the group called Black Lives Matter Minneapolis plans to gather inside the rotunda to protest police brutality.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
While prospects for a white Christmas are grim along the I-95 corridor, many communities from the Great Lakes to the Rockies should enjoy the desired snowy scene for the holiday.
A storm bearing strong winds, heavy snow, torrential rain, thunderstorms and fog will converge on the Northeast and Midwest on Christmas Eve and will likely create ground and flight delays.
The first substantial snowstorm of the season, which totaled nearly 5 inches of snow in some areas, was responsible for widespread slide-offs and accidents in Kansas City during the commuting hours.
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