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Two weather warnings in place as Storm Barbara approaches

Two weather warnings in place as Storm Barbara approaches

A status yellow warning has also been put in place for the rest of the country as Friday will be windy and stormy. The warnings are valid today, Friday, from 6am to 6pm, and may be extended. They informed their followers that Babs will come bearing "gifts" of "very high winds and lots and lots of rain", but head off early. The forecaster said: "Tonight, showers will continue to affect the west and northwest but, elsewhere it will be largely dry and cold, at first, with clear spells.


White Christmas 2016: Where Will It Snow On Dec. 25?

White Christmas 2016: Where Will It Snow On Dec. 25?

On Friday, the capital city of England, London is expected to witness heavy rains along with gusty winds. "Despite the odds drifting for snow on Christmas Day in Ireland from 11/2 to 7/1, it's still a loser in the book". The Met Office has issued severe weather warnings for many parts of Scotland, which is expected to bear the brunt of the storm. "That is going to cause some structural damage, possible disruption to power supplies and travel".


Truck ploughs into crowd in Berlin Xmas market, killing 9

Truck ploughs into crowd in Berlin Xmas market, killing 9

At a press conference earlier Tuesday, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maizière said the man arrived in Germany a year ago seeking asylum but that his hearing was postponed twice. A 23-year-old Pakistani asylum seeker was arrested in connection to the attack and then released on Tuesday night due to insufficient evidence, police said.



Experimental vaccine could be powerful tool in fight against Ebola

The vaccine was studied in a trial involving more than 11,000 people in Guinea. A separate study also published in The Lancet details a phase-2 trial of another Ebola vaccine candidate, the recombinant adenovirus type-5 Ebola vaccine. Named rVSV-ZEBOV, the Canadian-developed vaccine is the result of four decades of research and over a year of trials carried out at the tail end of the last major outbreak.


Sean Spicer named White House press secretary by Donald Trump

Sean Spicer named White House press secretary by Donald Trump

Trump referred to Scavino as one of the "key members" of his team during the campaign and transition. Trump's campaign press secretary and right hand women, Hope Hicks , will serve as Director of Strategic Communications. Spicer said he believed the Trump administration would still hold daily press briefings, despite occasional suggestions otherwise. After Trump secured the nomination, Spicer became an advocate for the real estate mogul on talk shows and national news.


Trump's team can transform 'industrial policy' to help U.S. workers

Trump's team can transform 'industrial policy' to help U.S. workers

For example, Norway for awarding the Nobel Peace Prize to a dissident writer or giving a visa to Tibet's Dalai Lama. "China is not ready to open up any further". "The US can no longer push China around today". "I am deeply honoured for the opportunity to serve the President-elect and this nation and to advise on policies to rebalance our trade, rebuild our industrial base and restore America's comprehensive national power by making America great again".