Temperatures will average about 10 degrees over the long term average today . The record high for Christmas Day is 71 set in 1889! Outlook for Thursday to Saturday: Boxing Day will become unsettled with occasionally heavy rain and strengthening winds sweeping eastwards.
Marrero, 56, will be Cuba's first prime minister since 1976 and will share leadership responsibilities with President Miguel Diaz-Canel. The PM is expected to manage the Cuban government, but under the supervision of the president. In his new position, Marrero will be accompanied by six deputy prime ministers, among whom stands out Commander Ramiro Valdes, one of the historical leaders of the Cuba Revolution and close collaborator of former presidents Fidel and Raul Castro.
NEW YORK , Dec 21 ― Investigators have arrested more than 230 suspected MS-13 gang members in New York, Baltimore and El Salvador, US officials announced Friday, in a move celebrated by President Donald Trump . MS-13 also has been singled out by President Trump for its brutality, which has led to a series of crackdowns by law enforcement. The global gang was founded in Los Angeles in the 1980s by immigrants fleeing a civil war in El Salvador.
China Monday hit back at the U.S. for criticising its blocking of a UN Security Council resolution over civilian aid, accusing Washington of "politicising humanitarian issues". In October, Erdogan threatened to "open the doors" and allow the Syrian refugees now sheltering in Turkey to enter the rest of Europe if he did not receive more assistance from the European Union.
On Saturday police raised barricades along Delhi's Jantar Mantar, an avenue that in recent years has been a hotspot for protests. "The PM has called a meeting of the full union council of ministers to assess the prevailing situation due to violent protests in many parts of the country against the Citizenship Amendment Act ", a senior government official told Reuters news agency.
Highs Saturday will be in the lower 40s. Highs will only reach the low 50s and breezes up to 20 miles per hour will accentuate the chill. If you have access to a snow machine, you can make every Christmas white. Other cities, meanwhile, are expecting their warmest temperatures in years, dwindling chances of a "white Christmas " - which is defined by the National Weather Service "as having 1 inch or more of snow on the ground Christmas morning".