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Fast and furious: Heavy snow, high winds threaten East Coast

Jan. 29, 2022 01:05 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A powerful nor'easter swept up the East Coast on Saturday, threatening to bury parts of 10 states under deep, furiously falling snow accompanied by coastal flooding and high winds that could cut power and leave people shivering in the cold weather expected to follow. ...

East Coast buttons up ahead of snow; Boston could get 2 feet

Jan. 28, 2022 21:13 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Last-minute shoppers cleared grocery shelves and raided snowblower dealers Friday along the East Coast ahead of a storm that could drop 2 feet or more of fast-falling snow on some of the nation's biggest metro areas, including Philadelphia, New York and Boston. ...

Islanders game against Kraken postponed due to storm

Jan. 28, 2022 21:04 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Kraken at New York Islanders game scheduled for Saturday has been postponed due to an impending snow storm in the New York area. A state of emergency was called by New York governor Kathy Hochul on Friday, and the game was rescheduled for Wednesday night...

Nearly 300 flights canceled as snow belts Chicago area

Jan. 28, 2022 18:58 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly 300 flights arriving in or departing from Chicago-area airports were canceled Friday amid a winter storm that dumped as much as 8 inches of snow on the region. The Chicago Department of Aviation said 260 flights had been canceled at O’Hare International...

Mississippi teen returns home, months after highway collapse

Jan. 28, 2022 17:35 PM EST

LUCEDALE, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi teenager who survived a deadly collapse of a highway after Hurricane Ida is back home after spending nearly five months in Georgia recovering from her injuries. Hundreds gathered Thursday at Lucedale City Hall to welcome home Layla Jamison, 18,...

Kentucky governor hands trailer keys to storm survivors

Jan. 28, 2022 16:58 PM EST

Kentucky's governor handed over travel trailer keys Friday to a group of families that lost their homes when tornadoes tore through parts of the state in December. Gov. Andy Beshear visited hard-hit Mayfield and Dawson Springs in western Kentucky as the families moved into trailers...

Maryland governor declares state of emergency for snow storm

Jan. 28, 2022 14:46 PM EST

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency Friday ahead of a winter storm. The governor mobilized members of the National Guard for the storm expected to bring several inches of snow to most of Maryland and up to a foot on the lower Eastern Shore....

Dissed: Olympic snowboarders still irked by secondary status

Jan. 28, 2022 11:48 AM EST

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — The wind-whipped ice pellets slammed against their faces and made their cheeks feel like frozen sandpaper. On another part of the mountain, the Alpine skiers had been sent back to their hotels, told the conditions were too dangerous for racing that day. But for...

For tornado-ravaged churches, rebuilding means rethinking

Jan. 28, 2022 11:13 AM EST

MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) — Mayfield First United Methodist Church, a century-old temple with stately columns and stained-glass windows, has long been an anchor in the life of Kathy O’Nan, the city’s 68-year-old mayor. She directed the children’s choir for 42 years and attended...

Greek lawmakers to debate censure motion over snowstorm

Jan. 28, 2022 07:14 AM EST

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek lawmakers are to begin a three-day debate on Friday on a censure motion brought by the main opposition party against the government over its handling of a severe snowstorm earlier in the week that left thousands of drivers stranded on major roads in the Greek capital...