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Winter storm packing heavy snow and strong winds pummel US East Coast, 70 million affected

A powerful winter storm packing heavy snow and high winds has pummeled the United States East Coast, forcing the cancellation of thousands of flights as severe weather alerts were sounded across the region of nearly 70 million people. With blizzard warnings in effect, cities including New York and Boston bore the brunt of the storm […]

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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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South Carolina cops arrest well-known ice queen ‘Elsa’ as prime suspect behind winter storm

After a snowstorm froze over the eastern portion of the United States, South Carolina police released bodycam footage showing the arrest of a well-known ice queen. The “rare” footage showed Elsa from Disney’s Frozen franchise reveling in the freshly fallen snow that blanketed the scenery around her. Then, she spotted the police and ran. “Freeze!” […]

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At least 111 people died in Texas during winter storm in February 2021

The number of people reported dead in the aftermath of winter storms that pummelled Texas in February now stands at 111, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS). The agency reported the state-wide total on Thursday in its weekly report of winter storm-related deaths. The deaths included in the Thursday report occurred […]