All posts tagged "snowstorm"

  • Ragi Puthur digs his car out from snow outside his home in Towson, Md., Monday, Jan. 25, 2016. East Coast residents continued to dig themselves out after a massive weekend snowstorm. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
    At least 48 people die as result of snowstorm that hit East

    At least 48 people have died as a result of the mammoth snowstorm that pounded the Eastern U.S. The deaths included car accidents, carbon monoxide poisoning and heart attacks while shoveling snow. WASHINGTON, D.C. – 1 —An...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • Residents of W. Leicester St. in Winchester, Va. join forces to shovel out on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, after an historic snowstorm dumped more than 30 inches of snow on the city Friday night and Saturday. (Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star via AP)
    At least 37 killed in snowstorm-related deaths

    At least 37 people have died as a result of the mammoth snowstorm that pounded the eastern U.S. The deaths occurred in car accidents, from carbon monoxide poisoning, and from heart attacks while shoveling snow: WASHINGTON, D.C....

    • Posted January 25, 2016
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  • Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, left, walks across a practice field covered in snow and ice, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Charlotte, N.C. The Panthers host the Arizona Cardinals in the NFC championship NFL football game on Sunday. (Jeff Siner/The Charlotte Observer via AP)
    Snowstorm wreaks havoc on sports schedule and team travel

    (AP) — A blizzard moving into the Eastern United States disrupted the sports schedule Friday, complicating team travel and blanketing the field where Sunday’s NFC championship game will be played with a wintry mix. In Charlotte, North...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Michael Rainey got his face full of snow after tubing down the hill along Broad Street in Bristol, Tennessee on Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. The morning snow added to the snow from the Wednesday snow storm that came through the area. (Earl Neikirk/Bristol Herald Courier via AP)
    It starts postcard-pretty, but this snowstorm is deadly

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A storm that arrived postcard-pretty in the nation’s capital Friday was morphing into a painful, even paralyzing blizzard with gale-force winds pushing heavy snow and coastal flooding. One in seven Americans could get at...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Pedestrians walk along First Street South as snow falls, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Charlottesville, Va.  (Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress via AP)
    Feared weekend snowstorm arrives in US capital area

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Shoppers raided grocery and hardware stores, bishops excused Catholics from Sunday Mass and the nation’s capital was shutting down Friday as a weekend blizzard began blanketing much of the Eastern United States. The first...

    • Posted January 22, 2016
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  • Mary Mulloy, of Strafford, Vt., works to dig her car out of the long term parking lot at the airport, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, in Manchester, N.H. Mulloy was returning from Salt Lake City, where temperatures were in the 70s. (AP Photo/Jim Cole)
    Every day we’re shoveling: New storm, new misery in the East

    BOSTON (AP) — The third major winter storm in less than two weeks inflicted fresh snow — and misery — across New England and portions of New York state on Monday. Boston, facing up to 2 more...

    • Posted February 9, 2015
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  • A snow shoveler tries to clear a spot in the middle of a city street beside snow-covered vehicles during a winter snowstorm Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Boston. Massachusetts was pounded by snow and lashed by strong winds early Tuesday as bands of heavy snow left some towns including Sandwich on Cape Cod and Oxford in central Massachusetts reporting more than 18 inches of snow. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
    Northeast gets its 2nd major workday snowstorm in a week

    BOSTON (AP) — A winter storm inflicted fresh misery on the Northeast on Monday, causing the cancellation of flights, classes and major court cases a day after it dumped up to a foot-and-a-half of snow on the...

    • Posted February 2, 2015
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