Tag Archives: WINTER

‘People are scared’: Energy prices soar as Australia enters winter

By | 06/02/2023

Many Australians are “scared” by soaring energy prices as the country begins its winter season, says Liberal Party Vice-President Teena McQueen. “They’re not going to be able to cope with these price increases,” Ms McQueen told Sky News host Steve Price. Follow Us on Google News

Winter Storm Batters US Power, Snarling Christmas Travel

By | 05/23/2023

A battering winter storm knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses across the United States on Saturday, left millions more to worry about the prospect of further outages and crippled emergency response efforts and an airport in snowbound New York state. Across the country, officials have attributed at least 18 deaths… Read More »

Sports Emmys: Winter Olympics & World Cup Coverage Lead Programs; ESPN, Fox Top Networks – Full List

By | 05/23/2023

ESPN, Fox and a pair of quadrennial global athletic events were among the big winners as the 44th annual Sports Emmy Awards were handed out tonight during a ceremony at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Rose Hall in Manhattan.  NATAS Among programs, Fox and FS1’s coverage of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and NBC/USA’s XXIV Winter… Read More »

‘Twisted Metal’, ‘The Winter King’ & ‘Ten Pound Poms’ Land Deals For Sony — LA Screenings

By | 05/22/2023

Sony Pictures Television has pre-sold Twisted Metal, The Winter King and Ten Pound Poms to international buyers as the LA Screenings gets underway. Twisted Metal, based on the classic PlayStation game and starring Anthony Mackie (The Falcon & The Winter Soldier) and Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine Nine, Encanto) has gone to SonyLIV in India, TVNZ… Read More »

Mongolian Director Zoljargal Purevdash Talks Cannes Title ‘If Only I Could Hibernate’; Surviving Extreme Winter & Inspiring Mongolia’s Youth

By | 05/20/2023

Zoljargal Purevdash’s debut feature If Only I Could Hibernate tells the story of a teenager living in the yurt district of Mongolia’s capital, Ulaanbaatar, who is determined to win a physics competition and earn a scholarship to a good school.  But his plans change when his mother takes a job in the countryside and leaves… Read More »

‘First proper day of winter’: snow and hail blanket parts of NSW and ACT as cold front settles across south-east

By | 05/07/2023

Canberra residents have described Sunday as the “first proper day of winter” after snow and hail fell on parts of the city, as a cold front brought cooler temperatures to parts of south-eastern Australia which is expected to stay for months. Rain, hail and snow fell across parts of New South Wales and the Australian… Read More »

‘Stars On Mars’: Natasha Leggero, Ariel Winter, Lance Armstrong, Adam Rippon, Ronda Rousey Among Celebs Set For Fox Competition Series

By | 05/05/2023

Fox has set the 12 fearless celebrities who soon will be packing their bags and preparing for launch to the red planet (sort of) on Stars On Mars, the network’s latest unscripted competition series. Lance Armstrong, Natasha Leggero, Marshawn Lynch, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Adam Rippon, Ronda Rousey, Tom Schwartz, Richard Sherman, Tinashe, Porsha Williams Guobadia, Tallulah… Read More »

We’re moving away from winter!

By | 05/04/2023

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Nevada winter storm repair costs estimated at $10.6 million

By | 05/01/2023

State emergency managers are projecting clean-up and repair costs of at least $10.6 million following severe winter storms that affected rural parts of Nevada in March. Nevada Division on Emergency Management spokeswoman Gail Powell said Friday the amount is expected to increase as state, tribal and local entities complete assessments and apply for Federal Emergency… Read More »

Mild winter could mean an uptick in ticks, Lyme disease across the US

By | 04/29/2023

A tick expert from Connecticut predicts “an above average year for tick activity” because of this year’s mild winter. Lyme disease is common in the Northeast and Midwest, and is the most common tick-borne infection in the United States. Tick season in the United States generally stretches from April to October. The insects are mostly… Read More »

Lufthansa to start Munich-Bangalore & Frankfurt-Hyderabad flights this winter – Times of India

By | 04/27/2023

NEW DELHI: Lufthansa will start a thrice weekly nonstop on Munich-Bangalore route from November 3, 2023. The German mega carrier will also this winter start a Frankfurt-Hyderabad thrice weekly, said Harry Hohmeister, member of Lufthansa’s executive board and head of global markets and network. The airline will see its India weekly frequency increase from current… Read More »

More than 500,000 people in UK visited ‘warm rooms’ during the winter

By | 04/26/2023

More than half a million people visited community “warm rooms” to escape freezing homes and escalating poverty during the winter, according to the first audit of the impact of these potent symbols of the UK’s cost of living crisis. Warm space projects sprang up in their thousands across the UK in the autumn, as charities,… Read More »

Is crypto winter finally coming to a close?

By | 04/25/2023

After almost a year of downturn, the crypto markets seem to be rising once again. Analysts are predicting sky-high prices too, and Bitcoin is once again the poster boy for the resurgence. Is this the end of crypto’s winter of discontent? Mint examines: What are the predictions? In a note published on Monday, Standard Chartered… Read More »

Madonna remembers late mother ‘shivering in the cold’ in tribute

By | 04/25/2023

In a Monday Instagram post, the Hung Up singer shared a carousel of photos from her archives. The photos featured costumes and memorabilia from her previous tours, concerts, music videos, and releases. “A trip to my archives is always a nostalgic trip down memory lane. If I think about my journey through music over the… Read More »

Biden approves disaster declaration for Texas winter storms

By | 04/23/2023

(NewsNation) — President Joe Biden issued a disaster declaration and approved relief in Texas in conjunction with the severe winter storms that hit the state in late January. In a statement Saturday, Biden ordered the Federal Emergency Management Agency to supplement local and state recovery efforts in impacted communities. “Federal funding is available to State… Read More »