Man freezes to death in storm-battered north Japan

National Mar 2, 2018

Man freezes to death in storm-battered north Japan

A winter storm continued to batter wide areas of Hokkaido and Tohoku on Friday, leading to the death of one man and significant transportation disruptions. A strong low pressure system caused a blizzard, and some areas in Hokkaido saw snowfall of more than 50 centimeters ...

Blizzards, tornadoes menace large swath of U.S. hinterland

World Feb 3, 2016

Blizzards, tornadoes menace large swath of U.S. hinterland

A major storm system brought a mix of bad weather on Tuesday to much of the central United States, with a band of tornadoes downing trees in Alabama and Mississippi and heavy snow blanketing the northern Midwest. The National Weather Service said eight tornadoes had ...