The last eight years of official White House Christmas cards all neglected to mention Christmas, President Obama opting instead for all-inclusive terms such as "Seasons Greetings". Mrs. Trump has also invited children and students from a nearby military base to come see the decorations and work on holiday arts and crafts.
During his campaign, Trump had promised that, when he was elected, people would be saying "Merry Christmas again", a reference to what he characterized as the country's obsession with political correctness. "@WhiteHouse is ready to celebrate!"
President Donald Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time Thursday night. The dancers echoed the first themed Christmas at the White House, Jacqueline Kennedy's "Nutcracker Suite" in 1961. Trump has vowed to put "Christmas" back at the centre of the holidays. In Trump's view, the move toward the use of the more inclusive "happy holidays" phrase minimized the Christian celebration.
The 350-pound (160-kilogram) 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.
Included in the White House Christmas decorations is a huge 300-pound gingerbread replica of the White House itself, complete with Christmas wreaths in each window.
Hunting requires a lot of energy, particularly for large predators, and the intervals between successful kills are unpredictable. And raccoons, despite their smaller brain size, had nearly as many neurons in their cerebral cortex as dogs.
BMW says the all-electric roof opens and closes "very quietly" in 15 seconds, at speeds of up to 50 km/h (31 mph). Ivory white leather upholstery rounds out the cabins of both models, while the Roadster adds a black option.
The charges themselves had nothing to do with the campaign, but instead had to do with Manafort's business dealings. That would suggest there was a second, previously unknown contact between Flynn and Kislyak.
Toplined by Ian McShane and Ricky Whittle, the first season of the mythological fantasy drama got off to a strong ratings start. Fuller and Green created the adaptation of Neil Gaiman's 2001 novel three years ago with it finally premiering this year .
For now obese children, the risk is higher: three out of four obese two-year-olds are predicted to still be obese at age 35. In addition, the more overweight or obese someone was as a child, the greater the person's chances of being obese by age 35.
Miss Philippines Rachel Peters stuns the crowd at the AXIS theater at Planet Hollywood casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip. The native of Sedgefield in Western cape, South Africa also held prestigious leadership positions at her high school.
A USGS map shows where the November 30 quake was felt throughout southeastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and beyond. The USGS initially reported the quake as a 4.4, then a 5.1, before dropping back to a 4,4, and now at 4.1 magnitude.
This is the guy who deleted President Trump's Twitter
An unnamed friend of Duysak told Buzzfeed that the former Twitter contractor didn't have any apparent interest in politics. I didn't do anything on objective . "I didn't hack anyone". "I didn't do anything that I was not authorized to do".
Uber breach affected 2.7 million Britons
A spokesman for Uber told the BBC the firm is not able to clarify how many United Kingdom drivers are included in the 2.7 million. The data breach resulted in almost 11,000 Washington Uber drivers having their data compromised.
Microsoft announces multi-year Redmond campus refresh
Vehicle parks that sat adjacent buildings will be moved underground to provide more space for buildings and recreational ground. Microsoft stated that the redevelopment of the campus would create over 2,500 new construction and development jobs.
OnePlus 5T Now Available For Purchase In India
OnePlus has yet to announce any plans for releasing the Lava Red 5T in any other markets, but we certainly hope this changes soon. The 5T boasts smaller bezels on the top and bottom of the device to make way for a six-inch display with an 18:9 aspect ratio.