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Spokesperson for school district said they had ‘heard worse Britney Spears covers, but the lights are a bit much’
Residents of Lynden, Washington, woke up to snowfall on December 6, as a winter band moved across Whatcom County.An inch of snow was recorded in Lynden on Monday morning, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported, while nearby areas to the west and east saw 2.5 and 3.4 inches, respectively.Local news reports said school openings in Lynden were delayed by two hours.The NWS warned that the snow was forecast to turn to rain later in the day. Credit: @DannyDieVito via Storyful
Peter Betts spoke after receiving a Companion of the Order of the Bath (CB) for his services to international climate change agreements.
When you think about it, it is not all that surprising that the Government’s messaging on Christmas parties this year has been a bit of a mess — since it can’t even seem to decide whether or not it held a party last year. In principle, we should all be fretting about the official review of the Omicron Covid variant and its impact.
From rocking horses to playsets and puzzles, Santa might just outdo himself this year
A "lethal cocktail" of police officer and social worker shortages, along with the COVID-19 pandemic, "allowed neglect to happen," the former West Midlands police and crime commissioner has said about the death of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. The six-year-old boy from Solihull, West Midlands, was abused, neglected and killed by his father, Thomas Hughes, and his stepmother, Emma Tustin.
Events in No 10 a year ago have come back to haunt Boris Johnson
The Government’s promise in its new 10-year drugs strategy of expanded police enforcement against criminal gangs responsible for supplying illicit substances is, of course, unsurprising for a Conservative administration which wants to be seen to be strong on law and order. It’s obvious that while drugs remain illegal and the cause of so much crime — with the Home Office saying for example that half of murders are linked to drugs — that police action is a necessity. Ministers promise potential passport or driving licence confiscation to focus the minds of those caught using drugs.
Teenager surprised conservative show hosts with law school ambitions
Remaining contestants will spend almost one more week in the castle
Britain will in due course consider whether or not to impose a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab said on Tuesday. U.S. government officials will boycott the Olympics in Beijing because of China's human rights "atrocities", the White House said on Monday. Beijing says Washington is plotting to disrupt the Games.
The Prime Minister instead insisted no coronavirus rules were broken.
The BBC is to drop the "BAME" acronym after a report found the term could “cause serious insult” by treating ethnic minorities as a single group.
<strong>Exclusive: </strong>‘Leaving the country was the only option’ says captain. ‘They have killed the soul of women and just left their bodies’
A football match in Michoacán, Mexico, erupted into violence after officials suspended the game over homophobic fan chants.
Another celebrity contestant left the ITV series after receiving the fewest public votes.
Super-advanced robot can now rear up on legs like a human
The bustling, cosmopolitan business hub of Hong Kong may be losing its shine among foreign companies and expatriates with its stringent anti-pandemic rules requiring up to 21 days of quarantine for new arrivals
The world’s first plant-based Covid vaccine has shown strong protection against the virus in clinical trials and has been sent to regulators for authorisation across the world, its creators have announced. Medicago, based in Quebec City, on Tuesday confirmed that its two-dose vaccine was 71 per cent effective against the disease in a late-stage study and that no serious safety issues were detected. The company said its vaccine was effective against the Delta variant but results did not include the Omicron variant, which was not circulating at the time of the study period.
University of East Anglia Professor Alastair Grant has projected the reproduction rate of the new variant based on UKHSA figures.