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Winter Weather Advisory issued for Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County by NWS

Effective: 2022-12-04 03:42:00 PST Expires: 2022-12-05 04:00:00 PST Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely Instruction: Slow down and use caution while traveling. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. Target Area: Burney Basin, Eastern Shasta County; Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Western Colusa County; Shasta Lake Area, Northern Shasta County WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM PST MONDAY * WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches. * WHERE...Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County, Burney Basin / Eastern Shasta County and Mountains Southwestern Shasta County to Western Colusa County Counties. * WHEN...Until 4 AM PST Monday. * IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Conditions will continue to deteriorate as snow levels lower to 3,000 to 4,000 feet this morning.
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Ukraine war strips shine off Merkel legacy

Angela Merkel left the German chancellery on December 8, 2021 at the height of her global stature. "Angela Merkel went from role model to culprit, from crisis-manager to crisis-causer."
Stars and Stripes

Taste of Japan: 8 Japanese foods even picky eaters love

Japanese food is absolutely amazing, but it’s also completely different in taste, presentation, and texture from dishes in many Western countries. From raw fish to stinky (if healthy) natto soybeans, there are many dishes in Japan that might discourage the less adventurous gourmands. While liking or disliking a dish...
glasgowtimes.co.uk

The statue dedicated to the sheriff of the 'Wild West' of Calton

The statue of Lobey Dosser was unveiled to the public on Woodlands Road in 1992, a concept designed by Glasgow artist Ranald MacColl and sculpted by students Tony Morrow and Nick Gillon. It is a symbol of the legacy of the popular cartoonist Bud Neill. While he grew up in...
Telegraph

Putin’s energy crisis is still a threat to the global order

Back in July, Joe Biden fist-bumped Mohammed bin Salman. Having begun his first trip to the Middle East as US President with a visit to Israel, he then went to Jeddah. Biden’s encounter with the Crown Prince came after a series of Saudi human rights violations – including the murder of US-educated dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi. But the White House was keen to mend relations with the world’s pivotal oil supplier, seeking help in opposing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the resulting surge in the price of crude.
WASHINGTON STATE
todayschronic.com

Emmanuel Macron says west should consider Russian guarantee | India News

The West should consider how to address Russia’s need for security guarantees if President Vladimir Putin agrees to negotiations about ending the war in Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron said in remarks broadcast on Saturday. * Macron said Europe needed to address Putin’s fear that “NATO comes right up...
mjaac.com

Black War, the extermination of the Tasmanian aborigines

A few days ago, in the article about the Batman Treaty, we saw how its protagonist, the Australian farmer John Batman, had spent a few years in Tasmania and had taken part in what was called the Black War. This was a campaign by the British settlers against the aborigines, which took place over approximately four years in the first half of the 19th century and which involved not only the imaginable plunder of their lands but also a relentless manhunt.
g3box.org

Putin ally’s $200 million superyacht to be auctioned to benefit Ukraine

Since the beginning of the Ukraine war in February, sanctions against oligarchs close to Russian President Vladimir Putin have been used as a tool to put pressure on Russia. Assets affected thus far have included yachts, luxury planes and lavish residences throughout the world. According to a Wednesday press release...
daystech.org

OPEC+ oil producers face uncertainty over Russian sanctions – WGAU

FRANKFURT, Germany — (AP) — The Saudi-led OPEC oil cartel and allied producing nations, together with Russia, are anticipated to determine how a lot oil to supply to the global economy amid weakening demand in China and uncertainty in regards to the impression of new Western sanctions against Russia that would take important quantities of oil off the market.
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