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, ...

Northeastern U.S. braces for more snow in killer storm

Nov 21, 2014

Northeastern U.S. braces for more snow in killer storm

The northeastern United States braced for another bout of potentially deadly weather Thursday, after a rare, midautumn blizzard killed at least eight people. The pre-winter storm this week dumped more than 6 feet (1.8 meters) of snow in some areas, including the hard-hit city ...

At least eight dead in 'historic' U.S. blizzard

Nov 20, 2014

At least eight dead in 'historic' U.S. blizzard

A “historic” storm dumped more than 5 feet of snow, stranding scores of motorists, canceling flights and killing at least eight people in the Northeastern United States, officials said Wednesday. Areas east and southeast of Buffalo, in northern New York state, could receive a ...

Northern blizzard death toll at nine

Mar 5, 2013

Northern blizzard death toll at nine

The death toll from a blizzard that hit Hokkaido and the Tohoku region over the weekend has risen to nine, local police said Monday. The latest fatality as of Monday was Kuniko Jingi, 76, who was found collapsed under the snow on a road ...