This Week in Pictures: Dec. 12-18
The remaining Republican candidates vying for a shot at the presidency took to the stage for the last time this calendar year on Tuesday In Las Vegas. While there was no clear debate winner, all the candidates showed a united front in criticizing fron-trunner Donald Trump. The Democrats will have their turn on Saturday in New Hampshire.
A bomb threat closed the entire Los Angeles Unified School District, while the same threat to New York schools was deemed a hoax and no action was taken to keep students home.
And people across the U.S. enjoyed unseasonably warm weather in the week before Christmas.