This Week in Pictures: Dec. 5-11
Climate talks continued this week in Paris, where a deal to curb global warming was close to being reached.
Support for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump increased despite controversial remarks he made about banning all Muslims from entering the U.S. in the wake of the deadly shootings in San Bernadino last week. The shooting massacre is being investigated as an act of terror.
In Chicago, protesters called for the resignation of Mayor Rahm Emanuel amid an uproar over how his administration and the police department handled the killing of black teenager by a white police officer last year. And in Oklahoma, a police officer was convicted on 18 of 36 counts of sexual assault in attacks on 13 women.