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US East Coast braces for major bomb snowstorm, 5 states declare emergency

The US East Coast is bracing for a major blizzard to hit the region for the first time in four years. The storm is forecast to stretch from the Carolinas to Maine, packing hurricane-force winds in coastal parts. Five states have declared emergencies. Mayor Michelle Wu of Boston, a city that is no stranger to […]

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United States: Winter storm with intensity of hurricane to unleash snow and blizzard-like conditions this weekend

A winter storm with the intensity of a hurricane, snow measured in feet and blizzard-like conditions will impact major Northeast cities this weekend. Models show a nor’easter with blockbuster potential for the weekend, mainly late Friday through Saturday. There are still questions about how much snow will pile up and how extreme winds will get. […]

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Rare Mediterranean snowstorm shuts Istanbul Airport, flight operations affected

Europe‚Äôs busiest airport shut down in Istanbul as a rare snowstorm blanketed swathes of the eastern Mediterranean region, causing blackouts and traffic havoc. The closure of Istanbul Airport, where the roof of one of the cargo terminals collapsed under the heavy snow, causing no injuries, grounded flights stretching from the Middle East and Africa to […]

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Biggest snowstorm SWEEPS north-east United States affecting millions

A snowstorm is sweeping through north-east United States has affected 14 states and over 60 million people. Few regions in New York and Pennsylvania received snow of up to 2 feet. The weather department has warned of “dangerous, if not impossible travel conditions and isolated power surges” in the worst-affected areas. At least two people […]