Ballerinas leaping to the strains of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" helped launch Christmas at the White House, featuring a traditional decor that Melania Trump chose for her family's first holiday season in the White House.
"You don't see "merry Christmas" anymore", Trump said during a speech in Missouri on Wednesday afternoon, in which he promoted the GOP's tax reform plan.
Donald Trump continues to peddle conspiracy theories to aides and senators behind closed doors, according to reports. As president, Trump repeated the promise yet again in October 2017 at the Value Voters Summit in Washington, D.C., proclaiming, "We're saying "Merry Christmas" again".
Jennifer Pickens, an expert on White House East Wing traditions, predicted that Mrs Trump's window wreaths will become another tradition that no future first lady will want to end.
The first lady's office previewed the decorations for journalists on Monday after more than 150 volunteers from 29 states spent 1,600 hours during the long holiday weekend decking the White House halls.
This year marks the 95th annual National Christmas Tree Lighting.
The White House says 25,000 visitors are expected to take special Christmas tours of the building during the holidays.
The President said to the citizens that "every year during christmas time we recognise the spirit of christmas is not what we have, it's about who we are, each one of us is a child of god, that is the true source of joy, this time of the year, that is what makes every christmas merry".
Some compared it to the warmer, more traditional red, white and green accents seen in the years when former President Barack Obama lived there.
To create a vaccine for each flu strain, manufacturers grow billions of WHO-selected viruses in chicken eggs, STAT reports . After citing preliminary data from Australia , they said the flu vaccine used this year is only 10 percent effective.
The timing of this remark is significant, as it comes days after Saeed was released from house arrest by a Pakistani court. They (LeT) are the biggest force, India got them declared as terrorists by partnering with United States , " he added.
Stories are now sorted based on a new "best friends" algorithm, and the company has brought back the auto-advance feature. From the camera screen, you can swipe to the left to see your friends and to the right to see the new Discover tab.
Microsoft Office apps are now finally supported by Chrome OS , which powers Chromebooks such as Google's Pixelbook . The Samsung Chromebook Pro , for example, has a 12.3-inch display, which puts it in the paid bracket.
New color schemes being offered include E-Copper metallic and Donington Grey metallic, both with Frozen Grey metallic accents. The i8 roadster features a fabric soft top that can open or close in less than 16 seconds, at speeds up to 31 miles per hour .
This bridge will also connect to the upcoming Redmond Technology Transit Station , which will welcome Link Light Rail in 2023. Instead, the firm envisions the new campus as a place filled with open spaces and plenty of light.
Everton have failed in an attempt to hire Paulo Fonseca as the English Premier League club's new manager. West Ham will kick-off in the relegation zone but a victory would see them climb above the Toffees .
Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund: £1bn focused on innovation in robotics and battery technology was announced in April. They are artificial intelligence , clean growth , mobility and innovative ways to help an aging society.
Elizabeth Warren of MA , met with English. "Bank regulation is a very sensitive business", Frank said in an interview Monday. Mulvaney also signed off as "acting director" and invited staff to pop by his office on the fourth floor to "grab a donut".
All is not well between Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan
Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan , who once used to be good friend with each other, are facing some problems in their friendship. There wouldn't be anyone who is not inspired or do not look up to Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan .
Cyber Monday sales jump 17 percent
The NRF doesn't estimate total sales for the weekend, but said average spending per person over the five days was $335.47. Multichannel shoppers spent about $49 more than those shopping only in-store, and $82 more than those shopping online.
Family-owned tree farm fights shortage with tradition
While this is a cherished family tradition for many, the convenience of purchasing a pre-cut tree is more attractive for others. To keep risks low, always do not forget to make sure lights are off when you're not there to take care of them.
Massachusetts Gas Prices Down 5 Cents this Week
But, Idaho AAA spokesperson Matthew Conde says that even with reduced demand, typical fall gas savings have been slow to come. The lowest price in Miami-Dade was $2.33 at Marathon on South State Road 7 and Northwest 199th Street in Miami Gardens.
College of Charleston volleyball earns second at-large NCAA bid
The Bears owns a 30-9 series lead versus Creighton, and have not played since the Bluejays left the MVC following the 2012 season. Coastal recorded its first NCAA Tournament victory last season when it defeated James Madison in five sets in the first round.