Christmas Day forecast, Queen Elizabeth II’s address, NBA action: 5 things to know Wednesday – USA TODAY

Dreaming of a White Christmas? Here’s the forecast  Sorry folks, but for most of the country, Christmas will be green or brown  but not white. Mild temperatures will continue to melt much of the snow that fell last week in portions of the north-central USA, … [+4007 Plumber Studio City]

Fire in Chilean city of Valparaíso destroys about 50 homes: firefighters – Reuters

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – A fire in a poor neighborhood of the coastal Chilean city of Valparaíso destroyed dozens of houses on Tuesday and firefighters struggled to control the blaze, authorities said. Inhabitants fled their homes in the middle of Christmas Eve… [+649 Plumber Studio City]

2 arrested in California with over 100 stolen envelopes and packages, police say – NBC News

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World’s tallest geyser breaks eruption record, stunning Yellowstone visitors, scientists – msnNOW

Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park blew past its yearly eruption record in 2019.  The world’s tallest active geyser erupted 47 times, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, indicating the erratic geyser has entered an unusually active period.  … [+1935 plumber silverlake]

Christmas Day forecast, Queen Elizabeth II’s address, NBA action: 5 things to know Wednesday – USA TODAY

Dreaming of a White Christmas? Here’s the forecast  Sorry folks, but for most of the country, Christmas will be green or brown  but not white. Mild temperatures will continue to melt much of the snow that fell last week in portions of the north-central USA, … [+4007 plumber burbank]

Pope in Christmas message urges softening of ‘self-centred hearts’ – BBC News

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New poll shows nearly half of voters approve of Trump’s impeachment | TheHill – The Hill

Nearly half of voters in a new HuffPost-YouGov poll say they approve of the House’s decision to impeach President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump chats with attorney Alan Dershowitz at Mar-a-LagoExtreme weather in 2019 broke over 120,000 records in US: reportYang… [+1732 plumber burbank]

China calls on US to take ‘concrete steps’ with North Korea – CNN

(CNN)China has called on the United States to take “concrete steps” to deliver on what was agreed between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un at their Singapore summit last year. In a year-end interview with the state-controlled People… [+2450 plumber burbank]