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Snake disguises itself as tinsel on Australia Christmas tree

Snake disguises itself as tinsel on Australia Christmas tree

It's no partridge in a pear tree but a Melbourne woman got a seasonal surprise when she found a tiger snake entwined among the tinsel on her Christmas tree. In Australia, one woman (known only as "Cheryl") awoke a week before the magical holiday to find an unfamiliar decoration coiled around her tree. I don't know about you, but if I'm going to die on Christmas, I want to at least enjoy the dignity of being killed by a full snake .



1 small delivery for a man, 1 giant leap for Amazon, drones

Today we get to Watch Amazon's First Delivery by Drone, which recently took place in Cambridge, England. "Executives at the Prime Air contracted carriers. Amazon had said it wouldn't resume work with the airline until it was sure another strike wouldn't happen. The pilots are from Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings subsidiary Atlas Air as well as Air Transport Services Group subsidiary ABX Air .



US secretary of state nominee used Bahamas company in Russia deals

The Guardian noted Exxon Neftegas' most important project, the Sakhalin-1 oil facility, is "10,700km (6,650 miles) away from the subsidiary's official business home in Nassau, the semi-tropical capital of the Bahamas". At least two Senate Republicans, Arizona's John McCain and Florida's Marco Rubio, have expressed reservations over Tillerson's appointment. ExxonMobil is headquartered in Irving, Texas.


IT Officials raid Karuna Medical College, seize Rs 70 lakhs unaccounted cash

IT Officials raid Karuna Medical College, seize Rs 70 lakhs unaccounted cash

These included new currency of Rs 1.05 crore, bullion worth Rs 1.49 crore, gold jewellery valued at Rs 4.92 crore, other ornaments worth Rs 1.39 crore and silver ingots priced at Rs 1.28 crore. 2,000 denomination in the early hours of December 17. According to a report on Saturday by news agency ANI, IT sleuths seized Rs. 70 lakh in a surprise raid conducted on the self-financing medical college on Friday.


Snowfall warning for North Bay

Snowfall warning for North Bay

Then a Colorado Low will bring 10 to 15 MORE centimetres across the province into the weekend. The snow will come to an end sometime Saturday night. Unlike Thursday's quick blast of snow squalls, this system is going to hang around our region until Sunday. Snowfall warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.


United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches EchoStar XIX Satellite

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches EchoStar XIX Satellite

This company is joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security and it held a monopoly for a long time in terms of military launches before SpaceX was given a GPS satellite contract by the government. "As we celebrate 10 years, ULA continues to be the nation's premier launch provider because of our unmatched reliability and mission success", said Wentz.