Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has declared a state of emergency. About 38 million people live in the the projected area of bad weather, which spans southern Georgia, northern Florida and southeastern Alabama.
The president-elect also rebuked the Obama administration for allowing a United Nations resolution critical of Israel, and met with several health executives, likely to discuss the future of Obama care.
The President-elect's sons will take control of his business empire and will enter new arrangements domestically but not overseas, a walk-back from a promise he made last month that the company would do "no new deals."
Incoming chief of staff Reince Preibus said "action may be taken" against Russia, but Trump has refused to directly blame President Vladimir Putin and has said that a better relationship with Russia is a "good thing."
After a commuter train crash on the Long Island Rail Road, transit officials say automated train controls are a key to preventing future crashes. But improving the culture of safety among employees may be a faster way to reduce risks.
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Men ride their wooden sledge during a traditional Bavarian horn sledge race, known as 'Schnablerrennen,' in Gaissach, Germany, on Sunday. The race is held annually on sledges with long horn-shaped runners. Sledges were formerly used to bring hay or logs down from the mountains.