Blustery blizzard scrubs 1,000 Chicago flights

Feb 25, 2016

Blustery blizzard scrubs 1,000 Chicago flights

A powerful storm moving through parts of the U.S. Midwest on Wednesday has caused the pre-emptive cancellation of hundreds of flights in and out of Chicago. Airlines have cancelled more than 1,000 flights in or out of the city’s major airports, O’Hare and Midway. ...

East Coast flights still snarled in wake of massive blizzard

Jan 26, 2016

East Coast flights still snarled in wake of massive blizzard

More than 1,800 flights remain delayed or canceled in the aftermath of a massive weekend blizzard that slammed into the Eastern U.S., wreaking havoc on travel in the nation’s busiest cities. But that was a big improvement from the 3,100 flights that failed to ...

Millions on East Coast dig out after historic U.S. blizzard

Jan 25, 2016

Millions on East Coast dig out after historic U.S. blizzard

Millions of Americans began digging out Sunday from a mammoth blizzard that set a new single-day snowfall record in Washington and New York City. The hurricane-force winds and whiteout conditions gave way to blinding sunshine and temperatures slightly above freezing, promising a gentle thawing-out. ...

Third blizzard in two weeks buries Northeastern U.S.

Feb 10, 2015

Third blizzard in two weeks buries Northeastern U.S.

The third major winter storm in less than two weeks inflicted fresh snow — and misery — across in parts of the northeastern U.S. on Monday. Some areas of Massachusetts had about a foot (30 cm) of snow before dawn Monday and the storm ...

Another big storm bears down on U.S. Northeast, may last days

Feb 9, 2015

Another big storm bears down on U.S. Northeast, may last days

Winter-weary residents of the U.S. Northeast, which has been battered recently by a series of major snowstorms, braced Sunday for even more. Light flurries fell in the morning, but the “long duration” storm is expected to intensify on Sunday night. The National Weather Service ...

Blizzard barrels into Boston but brunt bypasses Big Apple

Jan 28, 2015

Blizzard barrels into Boston but brunt bypasses Big Apple

A howling blizzard heaped snow on Boston but farther south it mostly spared New York City, which slowly blinked back to life Tuesday, canceling its travel ban and restarting its subway trains amid better-than-expected weather conditions. Total accumulation was expected to reach or exceed ...

New York, Northeast brace for massive blizzard

Jan 26, 2015

New York, Northeast brace for massive blizzard

A storm could bring blizzard conditions to New York and large parts of the U.S. Northeast while dropping more than 1 foot (30 cm) of snow across New Jersey and Long Island and as much as 2 feet through eastern New England, including Boston, ...