Caravan of migrants break Guatemala border fence, rush Mexico
Who is Jamal Khashoggi?
Prince Harry and Meghan given royal treatment in Melbourne
Trump says he shows firmness regarding Putin, helps Ukraine strengthen army
2 die in fighter jet crash in Ukraine, US pilot "involved"
The 2017 White House Christmas Decorations
29 November 2017, 12:35 | Tara Lloyd
The 2017 White House Christmas Decorations
The Grand Foyer and Cross Hall were decorated with multiple Christmas trees covered in crystal ornaments and artificial snow inspired by the "Nutcracker Suite" theme of the 1961 White Householiday decorations. "It says "happy holidays" all over".
"The White House Gingerbread House is seen in the State Dining Room".
Visitors will be a lot: it is expected that tours of the festively decorated White house comes more than 25 thousand people.
Valkyria Chronicles 4 announced for Nintendo Switch
The first Valkyria Chronicle was released by Sega back in 2008 for PS3 platform, along with a sequel that followed in 2010 on PSP. As a last-ditch attempt at capturing the Imperial Capital, the Federation decides to initiate Operation Northern Cross.
That included a retweet by Trump on Tuesday of a tweet by his wife in which she relayed that "the decorations are up! I want to see Christmas".
More recently, President Trump repeated his pledge at last October's Voter Values Summit saying: "They don't use the word 'Christmas" because it's not politically correct.
Among the Christmas standards is an 18-foot (about 5.5-meter) fir tree in its traditional spot in the Blue Room, decorated with ornaments bearing the seals of every state and USA territory.
Melania Trump has been conspicuously inconspicuous through her husband's first year in office, eschewing much of the public role of the first lady that her modern predecessors have embraced.
The 350-pound gingerbread house in the State Dining Room offers a view of the White House from the South Lawn, with wreaths on every window and a USA flag flying from its sugary rooftop.
The holiday celebrating begins later Monday with a party for the volunteer decorators and will continue well into December with receptions and parties just about every day sometimes two a day for the next several weeks.
The library at the White House with a tree made of books, during a press preview of the 2017 holiday decorations November 27, 2017.
First lady Melania Trump debuted the White HouseChristmas decorations Monday for members of the press and children visiting from Joint Base Andrews.
Local Small Businesses Set Up Pop Up Store
The shop was stocked to the ceiling with ornaments, greeting cards, candles and potential holiday gifts. "Customer service is our main goal, when you come here, we want to make you happy", she said.
Next, the China Room "is set up for a family Christmas dinner, with the table displaying the china from President Ronald Reagan". Fifty-six Lego gingerbread houses, one for each state and US territory, were nestled in the branches of the trees that decorated the State Dining Room.
Black Friday Sets Record for Gun Background Checks
The actual number of guns sold may be even higher, since shoppers buying multiple firearms only require one background check. The FBI received the most background check requests for gun purchases in a single day on Black Friday .
Redskins to start vs. Saints
Klein and safety Keny Vaccaro - and then lost top cornerback Marshon Lattimore after the opening drive to an ankle injury. Washington couldn't move the ball into field goal range, punting the ball back to New Orleans.
Sun today and Friday will give way to showers
Thanksgiving Day itself also looks dry and pleasant, although temperatures and winds will vary day-to-day as the week progresses. Environment Canada is forecasting rain at times heavy with a 60 per cent chance of showers later in the day.
Pentagon releases sexual assault data by base, adds caution
The new numbers from the fiscal year 2016 show the number of sex assault reports has almost tripled at Fort Carson since 2013. Congress requires the DOD to report the number of sexual assault allegations it receives each year involving service members.
Griffin hurt; Clippers hang on to beat Lakers 120-115
Last season, Griffin played in just 61 games after an injury and issue plagued 2015-2016 season limited him to just 35 games. Griffin is expected to return this season, which is good news after seeing how bad that injury looked.
Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs
Hezbollah has said Saudi Arabia forced Hariri to resign in order to bring down his coalition government, which includes the group. France, Lebanon's onetime colonial ruler, has been trying to mediate in the crisis between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia.