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People Environment Canada predicts 'perfect Christmas' weather
Author: 0 Environment Canada predicts 'perfect Christmas' weather

The snow is expected to begin in earnest in the morning and ease to flurries or showers by evening. The Confederation Bridge has also issued a wind warning advisory. It is estimated that between 5 and 10 cm will fall Sunday, with another 2 to 4 cm expected on Monday. Although temperatures on parts of the Prairies are expected to moderate somewhat during the day on Sunday, bouts of extreme cold will continue through next week, Environment Canada says .

People Pyongyang says latest United Nations resolution is
Author: 0 Pyongyang says latest United Nations resolution is "an act of war"

The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, which would slash oil imports into the country by up to 90 percent. The North Korean foreign ministry said its nuclear weapons were a self-defensive deterrence not in contradiction of global law. North Korea said its weapons programmes are designed for self-defence against "hostile" USA policies towards the isolated but nuclear-armed nation.

People Turkey dismisses over 2700 in post-coup purges
Author: 0 Turkey dismisses over 2700 in post-coup purges

According to two government decrees published on the online legal data bank Official Gazette, those dismissed in the new wave of purges include 637 military personnel, 360 gendarmerie force members and 150 academics or other university personnel.

People 4 dead in plane crash at Polk County airport, deputies say
Author: 0 4 dead in plane crash at Polk County airport, deputies say

The twin-engine plane crashed at the end of a runway near Ben Durrance Road while taking off and immediately caught fire, sheriff's spokesman Scott Wilder said. Bartow is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) southwest of Orlando. National Weather Service observation around the time of the crash reported that visibility was less a quarter-mile at the airport due to fog.

People PM Modi to inaugurate first phase of Magenta Line on December 25
Author: 0 PM Modi to inaugurate first phase of Magenta Line on December 25

The entire line, when complete, will run from Botanical Garden to Janakpuri West. Tomorrow, a stretch of the Delhi Metro's new Magenta Line will be inaugurated, connecting Botanical Garden in Noida with Kalkaji Mandir in Delhi. Narendra Modi will flag off the first train from Botanical Garden station. At present, because of the blue line commuters from Noida have to cross 10 stations to reach Mandi House butnow because of the Botanical garden's first-ever inter-change station, the travel ...

Author: 0 'Real Housewives' Star Charged for Allegedly Attacking Cop

In an assistant attorney's statement obtained by local paper the Palm Beach Post , the 52-year-old slammed a door and kicked at least one police officer. Fans of the hit Bravo series may remember De Lesseps Wednesday her estranged husband, Tom D'Agostino, last New Year's Eve in the same Florida coastal city where she was arrested today.

People White Christmas on the way, says Environment Canada
Author: 0 White Christmas on the way, says Environment Canada

Environment Canada says visibility may be limited due to snowfall, likely making travel challenging. Phillips adds that strong winds will be a dominating factor with Monday's snowfall for Atlantic Canada; gusts between 70 and 90 kilometres per hour are expected across the Maritimes, with gusts as strong as 100 km/h possible.

People Jadhav to meet wife, mother on Dec 25
Author: 0 Jadhav to meet wife, mother on Dec 25

India informs that the mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav will arrive by commercial flight on 25 Dec and leave the same day. Pakistan's confirmation for the meeting comes as reports emerged in the country's media on Saturday suggesting that India was yet to provide details about the arrival of Jadhav's relatives in Pakistan.

People Gift-wrapped horse manure prompts bomb scare at USA treasury secretary's LA home
Author: 0 Gift-wrapped horse manure prompts bomb scare at USA treasury secretary's LA home

Someone in the neighborhood reportedly received a suspicious package addressed to Mnuchin, according to the LAPD . No evacuations were ordered, but the street was closed while authorities examined the large box. Sources told local media that the card contained a reference to US President Donald Trump's $1.5 trillion tax overhaul signed on Friday. Trump's cabinet member has drawn controversy in recent months for pictures taken with his wife Louise Linton.

People Ontario ticket takes $17M
Author: 0 Ontario ticket takes $17M

Visit the OLG website if you believe you have a victor for instructions on claiming the prize. National Lottery Spokesperson Miriam Donohoe is encouraging locals to check their numbers. Two were claimed by tickets sold in Ontario, two in the Prairies and one in British Columbia. "But we wish them all the very best with the win". On Friday, a single winning ticket was sold in Quebec for an enormous $60 million Lotto Max jackpot.

People Animal Missing After Fire Breaks Out At London's World-Famous Zoo
Author: 0 Animal Missing After Fire Breaks Out At London's World-Famous Zoo

At present one aardvark is now unaccounted for". The fire, which broke out Saturday morning in the Animal Adventure section, has destroyed a cafe shop and about half of the adjacent petting zoo, said firefighters. All other animals in the vicinity of the blaze are being monitored by vets, and early signs suggest they have not been affected. "It's too soon to speculate on the cause of the fire but we will be working very closely with fire investigators over the coming days and weeks to ...

Author: 0 YouTube Pushes Out Update To Allow Better Viewing of Vertical Videos

YouTube, world's most popular video sharing platform has millions of its users who love to explore and upload a variety of videos on this platform. Most people watch videos on their mobile devices now, so videos recorded vertically simply fill the screen...if the app supports that.

People Snow showers to impact holiday travel
Author: 0 Snow showers to impact holiday travel

CHRISTMAS EVE DAY: Early sun, increasing afternoon clouds. Wind chills may be in the negative digits at night and in the mornings. On Monday, we will start to feel the fridge air as it continues to drop to below average temperatures. A slushy accumulation possible through this afternoon and evening. Snow showers will develop starting from southwest to northeast beginning in the mid-morning hours.

People Spicer on Tom Hanks' Trump snub
Author: 0 Spicer on Tom Hanks' Trump snub

We have to start voting, actually, before the (next presidential) election. "So, I would probably vote not to go" to a potential screening. The Post , the new Steven Spielberg-directed drama starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks , follows the Washington Post's defiant publication of the Pentagon Papers in 1971 as President Richard Nixon and his staff made a concerted effort to silence, if not vilify, the media.

People Many feared dead in Philippines mall fire
Author: 0 Many feared dead in Philippines mall fire

She added that firefighters would not rest until all bodies are recovered and that an investigation would be launched into the cause of the blaze. "The fire started at the third floor particularly at the furniture section going to the fourth floor going to the SSC call center office", Gaspan told the Inquirer.

People Malaysian Embassy to Open in Jerusalem, PM Leads Protest of Trump Move
Author: 0 Malaysian Embassy to Open in Jerusalem, PM Leads Protest of Trump Move

Redzuan Kushairi said Prime Minister Najib Razak deserved the backing of all Malaysians on the matter, including having East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine and standing up to any "bullying" by US President Donald Trump. But, the Muslim world should take heed of the wise words of Albert Einstein, who said: "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results".

People Dozens feared dead in Philippines mall fire
Author: 0 Dozens feared dead in Philippines mall fire

PNA also reported that most of the missing people were employees of SSI Philippines, an outsourcing company located on the fourth floor of the mall. NCCC Mall said in its Facebook page that the mayor's and social services offices are ready to assist families of those missing at a restaurant about 200 meters from the mall.

People Counting Underway For Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat, TTV Dhinakaran In Lead
Author: 0 Counting Underway For Jayalalithaa's RK Nagar Seat, TTV Dhinakaran In Lead

While there had been allegations that both the AIADMK and TTV resorted to massive bribing of voters giving away Rs.6,000 to Rs. 10,000 per vote, the DMK's tactical shifting of its votes seems to have helped the TTV camp too. Counting temporarily stopped (It has now begun again). By coming up a poor third the DMK, which was expected to win helped by a split in the AIADMK vote bank, the DMK looks to have transferred its committed votes to Dhinakaran.

People Palestinian Christians slam US Jerusalem recognition
Author: 0 Palestinian Christians slam US Jerusalem recognition

Two Palestinian protesters at the Gaza Strip barrier were reportedly killed during violent riots in Friday. "Those who want peace in Jerusalem should know that power will not bring peace", said former Latin Patriarch Michel Sabah. The move was hailed by Israel but condemned by the majority of the global community, as it undermines peace talks. One Palestinian was wounded, Qudra said.

People Communist Party declares separate holiday ceasefire
Author: 0 Communist Party declares separate holiday ceasefire

The NPA said that despite the ceasefire, its units will maintain active defense against security forces. The government's timing was also questionable, NDFP legal consultant Edre Olalia said. Both the government and the NPA have declared Christmas truces since the late 1980s when the two sides first agreed to peace talks, brokered by Norway.

People Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues
Author: 0 Duterte visits fire-ravaged Davao City mall as hunt for survivors continues

In a Facebook post, Deputy Mayor Paolo Duterte quoted the ground commander of the Brigade of Fire Protection as saying the chances of finding the 37 people alive were zero. Valles said firemen and rescuers were finding it hard to penetrate the inner portions of the building due to thick smoke and searing heat as pockets of fire continued to burn.

People Olympic hockey: Former Clarkson player Fast named to Canadian Olympic team
Author: 0 Olympic hockey: Former Clarkson player Fast named to Canadian Olympic team

An Okanagan Hockey Academy alumni will be representing Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. "It is a tremendous accomplishment to be chosen to represent your country at the Olympic Games", said Renney, who was a member of the Canadian Olympic Team in 1994, where he guided the Canadian Olympic Men's Hockey Team to silver as head coach.

People Machar vows to respect South Sudan truce
Author: 0 Machar vows to respect South Sudan truce

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) initiated the new move to carry out what it describes as "a revitalization of the peace deal". The opposition groups are also demanding that a supervising body be set up to monitor and evaluate the cease-fire in line with the August 2015 peace deal and that this body should not operate from Juba, but rather outside of it.

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