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    Canadians awake to record-breaking snowfall as emergency called

    THE DEPTH OF record-breaking snowfall in Canada has been laid bare by a family opening their garage door. Leigh Antle filmed the moment her husband opened the door to their house in St John's, Newfoundland, where 76.2cm of snow fell yesterday - the most in a single day in the Canadian province. The blizzards have caused a rare state of emergency to be called, the first in the region since 1984, according to St John's mayor Danny Breen. Mrs Antle, 39, said local petrol stations are out of fuel due to anticipation of the storm and snowploughs have been pulled off streets, unable to cope. “Thankfully, we still have power, but a lot of people don't,” she told the PA news agency. “The winds are extremely

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    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry to no longer use HRH titles as details of deal to split from royal family revealed

    A statement has been issued by the palace and the Queen. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are to lose their HRH titles and repay the funds used to refurbish Frogmore Cottage, Buckingham Palace has confirmed. The couple have also said that they intend to repay the money used to refurbish Frogmore Cottage, which will remain their family home in the UK. Buckingham Palace released a statement confirming the details of the agreement between the royal family and the couple, a little more than a week after they revealed they wanted to step back as senior members of the royal family. "The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are grateful to Her Majesty and the Royal Family for their ongoing support as they embark

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    Freezing night ahead as low temperature and ice warning issued for most of country

    A STATUS YELLOW low temperature and ice warning has been issued for the whole country except Donegal.  The weather warning will kick in at 9pm tonight. It will remain in place until 11am tomorrow morning.  Met Éireann has said temperatures will fall as low as -3 to -4 degrees tonight. It will be coldest around dawn and it will stay below freezing until mid-morning tomorrow.  Looking at today's conditions, it will be cold, bright and mainly dry this afternoon.  There may be one or two isolated light showers in the north, according to Met Éireann.  Highest temperatures will range between 4 and 7 degrees.  Frost is due to develop quickly after dark this evening. Tonight will be dry, with clear skies

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    Met Éireann issue low temperature weather warning for 25 counties

    Time to wrap up. Met Éireann have issued a status yellow low temperature/ice warning for 25 counties. The new warning is in place for all of Munster, Connacht, and Leinster, while Cavan and Monaghan are also impacted. The warning states that "temperatures will fall to minus 3 or minus 4 degrees tonight, coldest around dawn and staying below freezing until mid-morning on Sunday." This updated warning is in place from 21pm on Saturday 18 January until 11am on Sunday 19 January. In terms of the overall forecast, this afternoon is set to be cold, bright and mainly dry day with sunny spells. There may be one or two isolated light showers in the north. However, this evening will see frost developing

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    Beyonce drops lookbook for upcoming Adidas x Ivy Park collection

    Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 18 (ANI): Beyonce has released the Adidas x Ivy Park Collection's lookbook on her social media. Just days after gifting her celebrity friends the entire collection, the American singer was seen modelling for the collection's lookbook. Celebrity television stars and friends, who had the opportunity to receive the new collection, included actor Reese Witherspoon, rapper Cardi B, singer Janelle Monae, comedian Ellen DeGeneres, model Hailey Baldwin, Zendaya, Laverne Cox and Yara Shahidi. The singer, actor dropped the lookbook on her Instagram account. "adidas x IVY PARK E-comm takeover," read the caption of the posts. Beyonce was featured in four different looks, with a

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    Rebel Wilson shares weight loss transformation

    Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 18 (ANI): Australian actor Rebel Wilson, who has been working hard on her fitness, posted a video of herself doing a Cross Fit exercise with ropes. According to Fox News, the 39-year-old actor showed off her amazing weight loss transformation as she donned an all-black workout outfit at the gym. "Proud of you gurl."In early January, the 'Pitch Perfect' star wrote in an Instagram post, "Okay so for me 2020 is going to be called 'The Year of Health.''The 'Isn't It Romantic' star earlier revealed to Entertainment Tonight that she started losing weight while filming 'Cats' and has since dropped between 40 and 50 pounds. Wilson said, "I lost eight pounds shooting my number, in four days, one, because there's a lot of physicality... But also, they heated up the set very high, to almost 100 [degrees] Fahrenheit, so that we could never cool down."The 'How to Be Single' star, who has always been a voice for body confidence, designed her own plus-size clothing line by the label Rebel Wilson x Angels.

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    Here are the brand new TV shows you'll be addicted to in 2020

    It's going to be a very good year for TV lovers. A new year, some new TV shows. While we're very excited for returning favourites like Fargo, Succession, Ozark, Narcos: Mexico, Line of Duty, Brooklyn Nine-Nineand more, we're solely focusing on the brand new TV shows coming your way in 2020 here. This isn't the place for documentaries either, keep an eye out for a separate feature on the best 2020 is going to have to offer tomorrow. As far as some of the new stuff on the small screen goes, here are a few titles that have piqued our interest. The Outsider Plot: Investigators are confounded over an unspeakable crime that's been committed. Watch it because: As we've stated in our review, it's the