The Weather Network – Slick roads likely as snow continues into Saturday for B.C.

The Weather Network – Slick roads likely as snow continues into Saturday for B.C.

Our latest round of wintry precipitation will continue across southern British Columbia overnight Friday into Saturday morning. While it’s much less snow than we saw earlier in the week, it’ll be enough to hamper travel across parts of the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. __Visit our Complete Guide to Winter 2022/23 for an in-depth look … Read more

Macron hits New Orleans’ French Quarter, meets with Musk

Macron hits New Orleans’ French Quarter, meets with Musk

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron arrived Friday in Louisiana, the American state most closely aligned historically with his country, to celebrate their longstanding cultural ties and discuss energy policy and climate change. Macron met with political leaders and strolled through New Orleans’ historic French Quarter, the heart of the city, stopping to … Read more

G-7 joins EU on $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

G-7 joins EU on -per-barrel price cap on Russian oil

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Group of Seven nations and Australia joined the European Union on Friday in adopting a $60-per-barrel price cap on Russian oil, a key step as Western sanctions aim to reorder the global oil market to prevent price spikes and starve President Vladimir Putin of funding for his war in Ukraine. Europe … Read more

I did not regard today's jobs report as hot, hot, hot, says Wharton's Jeremy Siegel – CNBC Television

I did not regard today's jobs report as hot, hot, hot, says Wharton's Jeremy Siegel – CNBC Television

I did not regard today’s jobs report as hot, hot, hot, says Wharton’s Jeremy Siegel  CNBC Television The consumer is running out of wallet but they’re not running out of attitude, says Hightower’s Farr  CNBC Television View Full Coverage on Google News

Official says over 10,000 Ukrainian troops killed in war

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — A top adviser to Ukraine’s president has cited military chiefs as saying 10,000 to 13,000 Ukrainian soldiers have been killed in the country’s nine-month struggle against Russia’s invasion, a rare comment on such figures and far below estimates of Ukrainian casualties from Western leaders. Russian forces kept up rocket attacks on … Read more

'Chilling': Protester tells CNN what the atmosphere is like in China – CNN

‘Chilling’: Protester tells CNN what the atmosphere is like in China  CNN The Xi dilemma: China’s instability and a zero-COVID trap  CBC News Why politicise China’s zero-Covid protests when it’s just Covid fatigue?  South China Morning Post What do protests in China mean for the West? | Mary Dejevsky  The Independent View Full Coverage on Google News

Syrian rebels did not know Iraqi militant killed was IS head

BEIRUT (AP) — When Syrian rebels attacked a hideout in mid-October in the southern Syrian village of Jassem, they had no idea that a militant commander who was killed in the operation was the leader of the Islamic State group. Syrian opposition activists and state media apparently did not know that the man killed was … Read more

The Weather Network – December starts with roaring winds, rain, outages in Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Canada is in for a wet and windy ride to start out December as an intense low pressure system is bringing soaking rains, blustery winds, and even snowfall for some, through Thursday. SEE ALSO: Triple-dip La Niña and polar vortex to deliver a frigid start to winter Winds could reach or even exceed 100 … Read more

Racism uproar at home threatens to eclipse royal visit to US

LONDON (AP) — Renewed allegations of racism at Buckingham Palace threatened to overshadow Prince William’s trip to the United States after campaigners said the palace needed to acknowledge a wider problem that goes beyond one member of staff. The controversy erupted Wednesday when a Black advocate for survivors of domestic abuse said a senior member … Read more

Biden Welcomes French President Macron To White House – MSNBC

Biden Welcomes French President Macron To White House  MSNBC The Bidens’ first state dinner features butter-poached lobster with a side of hospitality  CNN President Biden’s first state dinner puts Jill Biden in the spotlight  Fox News View Full Coverage on Google News