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First snow, Now Cold, As National Weather Service Issues Wind Chill Advisory

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Frostbite can strike in just 30 minutes if skin is exposed. A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 5. Actual temperatures will fall a bit below zero, but a breezy northwest wind will make it feel like -10 to -25! Expect areas of blowing and drifting snow, with wind gusts of 30 to 40 miles per hour, reduced visibility and drifts, which will make travel hard at times. Read More »

Salvation Army helps feed Houstonians in need on Christmas

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Social workers are empowering individuals and families to lift themselves up towards self-sufficiency through the initiative. Sometimes, Windell said, more than just toys for the children are included as food, gifts cards and even presents for mom and dad are dropped off. Read More »

Odisha Celebrates Christmas with Joy and Fervour

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Varghese, scores of Christians will take part in the Holy Communion which will be held at the church on Monday. In Gulmarg's Saint Mary's church, Santa Claus distributed chocolates and candies among the children. The festive mood prevailed on the Christmas eve on Sunday where Christmas carols were held from night. "Although we will be able to see snow at Gulmarg, but fresh snowfall on this day adds to the beauty of the festival", a group of tourists from Delhi said. Read More »

Christmas celebrated with fervour in AP

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The devout filled the prayer halls as the priests delivered the messages. "However, my special felicitations go to the respected Iranian Christian community whose members have, by drawing on the teachings of Jesus Christ, stood by their fellow countrymen through good times and tribulations, and, as an integral part of ran's glorious culture and civilization, have always striven to further develop and promote the country". Read More »

Amber Alert cancelled; missing Missouri toddler found safe

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Both the baby and his father were last seen at a motel in Springfield before they disappeared. Police Department for Eli Bandurovskiy has been cancelled. "Viktor is approximately 5'10", 150 lbs, he has brown hair, brown eyes, and an unknown complexion. He was last seen wearing a black button-up t-shirt and dark jeans. Read More »

CHP officer killed in Hayward freeway crash

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Both had seat belts on. He had been with the CHP for 1 year and 4 months, officials said. A 22-year-old driver veered off the road and hit the patrol vehicle from behind, according to officers. "Anne and I are deeply saddened to learn of the tragic loss of Officer Camilleri, who died yesterday while working to keep our communities safe". He was treated at a hospital and has since been released. Read More »

Eric Garner's 27-Year-Old Daughter Is in a Coma

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Erica remained on life support in a Brooklyn hospital Monday and was unable to breathe on her own, according to the New York Daily News . "I want everyone to pray for Erica Snipes Garner", the daughter of Eric Garner , who had a heart attack and is in the hospital", said the Rev. Read More »

New sanctions imposed on North Korea over missile test

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The council has also banned exports of North Korean coal, iron, lead, textiles and seafood, restricted joint ventures and ended the hiring of North Korean workers overseas. The North Korean regime is believed to be earning over $500 million each year from heavily taxing the almost 100,000 overseas North Korean workers, with as many as 80,000 working in China (about 50,000) and Russian Federation (about 30,000) alone. Read More »

Blizzard warning issued for coastal Rockingham County

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LaSalle, Kendall, Grundy, Kankakee, Livingston, Iroquois, Ford, Lee and DeKalb counties in IL were under a Winter Weather Advisory beginning at 4 a.m. Will it snow in MA on Christmas? Snow piled and swirled Monday morning, with a fast-moving storm expected to bring as much as a foot of fresh snow to parts of the state by the time Mainers sit down for Christmas dinner. Read More »

Julian Assange's Twitter Account Again Available Hours After Being Deleted

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We've reached out to both Wikileaks and Twitter for more information. In the meantime, consider it an early Christmas present. Assange had not tweeted since Friday, reported some media outlets. Camera IconJulian Assange, pictured in the window of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London where he has taken political asylum since 2012. And while the internet was rife with conspiracy theories about Twitter disabling the account, it initially appeared that the account was disabled externally between ... Read More »

Woman killed by pit bulls outside her home

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Police in Kentucky say an attack by two dogs has left a woman dead and her husband injured. The husband shot one of the dogs and the other dog, which was injured, ran off, officials said. Bell County Sheriff's Deputies say that the dogs belonged to Johnny Dale Lankford, 42. "Under no circumstances are you to engage this risky animal", they urged. Read More »

Ashes: Craig Overton ruled out of Boxing Day Test at Melbourne

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There will be some respite for England , with Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc ruled out on Sunday with a bruised heel and replaced by Jackson Bird . "Going by the scan it was a good result, the bone and the plantar fascia is all good there, it's just a deep bruise of the fat pad", Starc sad. Things come into it when you play through injuries, but that's not the case this week. Read More »

Queen praises Manchester's powerful identity following Arena attack

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In her message, the queen will pay tribute to Prince Philip, who stepped down from most public duties because of his advancing years. One shows Princess Elizabeth and her husband on their wedding day in 1947, another is one of the photos released to mark their wedding anniversary this November, and the two other photographs show their great grandchildren, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Read More »

Fire engulfs West Knoxville home on Christmas Eve

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Officials say there were no injuries and the occupants will stay with family members. Tucson Fire says the small bedroom fire happened on the E. 39th St. Red Cross is assisting the 54 residents affected by the fire with necessities and lodging. Fire crews remained at the scene for most of the day Sunday looking for hot spots. Read More »

Frigid temps move in as Chicagoans enjoy White Christmas

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For Christmas to be officially recorded as "white" in Omaha, an inch of snow will still have to be on the ground at Eppley Airfield at 6 a.m. Monday, DeWald said. through the morning. Although the snow was light, it did not dissipate because of the low temperature, Castro said. Gusty wind will cause wind chill temperatures to drop into the single digits and below zero. Read More »

Moscow Subway Bus Crash Kills Four People

Traffic spokesperson Artyom Kolesnikov confirmed: "A bus drove into a pedestrian underpass". A video from the scene posted on the internet shows the bus plowing into people as they ascended the underpass. 25 December is an ordinary working day in Russian Federation, as Orthodox Christmas is not celebrated until 7 January. Russian news agencies reporting from the scene quoted Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin as saying that he has ordered all city buses to be checked in the aftermath of the ... Read More »

UN Adopts Tough New Sanctions on North Korea

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North Korea said it is a "pipe dream" for the United States to think it will give up its nuclear weapons, and called the latest U.N. sanctions to target the country "an act of war" that violates its sovereignty. China, which supplies most of North Korea's oil, has backed successive rounds of United Nations sanctions but had resisted past USA calls to cut off fuel supplies to its neighbor. Read More »

Mumbai commuters to get air-conditioned locals from Dec 25

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After years of debates, speculation and planning, the Railways will unveil the first airconditioned suburban trains for Mumbai commuters from Monday, December 25 - - 150 years after the first suburban local was hauled by a steam engine in 1867, officials said. Read More »

Winter Weather Advisory issued for Christmas Eve across southeast MI

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The first snow fell at Pleasant Hill at 3:15 a.m., according to the National Weather Service . Lake-effect snow is a good bet, if all the parameters congeal, behind the arctic front late Monday into Tuesday . Scattered power outages are expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches are expected. Tree branches could fall as well. Snow, sleet and freezing rain may be seen to the north, though rain is mainly expected in the city and points south, CBS2's Elise Finch reported. Read More »

UN budget cuts 'big step in right direction', says US

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The ambassador went on to say that she hopes to help make even more reductions in the UN's budget in the years to come. "This historic reduction in spending - in addition to many other moves toward a more efficient and accountable United Nations - is a big step in the right direction", Haley said in a statement. Read More »

Eastern Bank Increases Stake in Amazon.Com INC

Shares of Amazon.com ( NASDAQ AMZN ) traded down $6.40 during trading on Tuesday, hitting $1,168.36. Evercore ISI assumed coverage on shares of Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN ) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday, December 5th. Shares for $1.96 million were sold by Jassy Andrew R on Tuesday, August 15. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a conviction-buy rating and set a $1,275.00 price objective on shares of Amazon.com in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Read More »

Obamacare Sign-Ups Strong Despite Trump Administration's Efforts

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In order to get her vote, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised to enact some health care legislation that would stabilize individual insurance markets. About 6.5 million people paid an average $470 penalty for not having insurance, the Internal Revenue Service said. You pay not to have insurance. The goal Collins had was to get this passed by the end of the year, as a part of the stopgap bill that will keep the government running past Friday. Read More »

8 killed in Afghan capital bomb attack

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Also in October, at least 41 soldiers were killed in an attack on their base in eastern Afghanistan. Six civilians were killed in the blast, and one other person was injured in the attack, according to Ismail Kawosi, a spokesman for the ministry of public health. Read More »

NORAD takes calls from kids around the world awaiting Santa

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It's become a tradition for flight crews and technicians here at the NORAD Facility in CFB North Bay. - The North American Aerospace Defense Command is celebrating the 62nd Anniversary of tracking Santa's yuletide journey! NORAD uses its satellite systems, high-powered radar, and jet fighters to track Santa each year. Read More »

Trump's Christmas message to the troops: 'We're winning'

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President Donald Trump wished a Merry Christmas to a group of American service members deployed overseas during a teleconference from Mar-a-Lago on Sunday, telling the troops from all five military branches that Americans were asking God to watch over them. Read More »

AIMPLB opposes Triple Talaq Bill, President to convey its stand to PM

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In Lucknow , AIMPLB's Sajjad Nomani as asking for the removal of the bill also blamed the Centre for not following the laid procedure in drafting the bill. The Union Cabinet earlier this month cleared a bill that criminalizes the instant triple talaq . Naik further pointed out several Muslim-dominated countries like Pakistan have already banned the practice of triple talaq . Read More »

WEATHER: Frigid Christmas Day

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It will be another cool night on Christmas before temperatures warm back up a little bit. Those wind chills by morning time will be in the lower single digits, so if you're out to see family Christmas morning, make sure you bundle up well because it will be frigid tomorrow morning. Read More »

Teen accused of killing girlfriend's parents, who anxious about his alleged extremism

The two teens had been dating since June. Reports say Scott Fricker and his wife disapproved of the relationship following the boy's neo-Nazi views. Keith Fricker and his wife had been concerned because of the hate filled posts their daughter's boyfriend had been posting on social media. While the motive was initially unknown, a Washington Post investigation found that the suspect was an ex-boyfriend of their daughter. Read More »

Environment Canada predicts white Christmas, issues special weather statement

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Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning across Toronto and the GTA for Sunday, with 15 to 20 centimetres expected by the time the snow tapers in the evening. "Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become hard to navigate due to accumulating snow", a winter storm warning for Fredericton reads. Read More »

Turkey sacks some 2700 more public sector workers

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The decrees fired a total of 2,756 people, including 105 academics, from state institutions. Police operations targeting alleged followers of Gulen have been conducted on a near daily basis since the coup attempt in July 2016, and authorities issued arrest warrants for 44 teachers on Friday, Anadolu said. Read More »