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Winter storm hits northeast US, halting over 2,500 flights

Winter storm hits northeast US, halting over 2,500 flights

The second winter storm in less than a week struck the northeastern United States Wednesday, with around 2,500 flights canceled as the region braced for heavy snow.

Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

Storm brings wind, flooding and snow to US Northeast

A major winter storm struck the US East Coast on Friday, bringing heavy rain, snow and strong winds and leading to the cancellation of hundreds of flights and closure of federal government offices in Washington.

Winter storm brings blizzard, freezing temperatures to Japan

Winter storm brings blizzard, freezing temperatures to Japan

Commuters in Tokyo saw temperatures drop to four degrees below zero on Thursday morning, a level the capital had not seen in 48 years.

Blizzard roars into US Northeast, snarling travel

Blizzard roars into US Northeast, snarling travel

The first major winter storm of 2018 bore down on the US Northeast on Thursday, closing schools and government offices and disrupting travel as work crews scrambled to clear roads of snow.

Blizzard to shut schools, snarl travel in northeast US

Blizzard to shut schools, snarl travel in northeast US

A fast-moving winter storm was expected to hit the northeastern United States, forecasters warned, threatening to snarl travel and knock out power while prompting some city officials to order schools to close on Tuesday.