Gulf Times - Boston
Gas blasts drive thousands from homes in Boston suburbs

Gas blasts drive thousands from homes in Boston suburbs

The blasts on Thursday destroyed scores of homes and other buildings and left more than 18,000 homes and businesses without power.

US Northeast digs out of blizzard as brutal cold bears down

US Northeast digs out of blizzard as brutal cold bears down

Utility companies across the East worked to repair downed power lines early on Friday as about 21,000 customers remained without electricity.

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.

Passenger aircraft skids off taxiway in Boston

Passenger aircraft skids off taxiway in Boston

An aircraft of JetBlue airlines plane skidded off the taxiway at Boston's Logan Airport in Massachusetts state in US, night after reportedly hitting a patch of ice on Monday.

Single ticket scoops $758.7mn US jackpot

Single ticket scoops $758.7mn US jackpot

Powerball said it was "the highest jackpot won on a single ticket and the biggest lottery prize ever awarded to one single person."

Barack Obama to receive Kennedy Foundation award

Barack Obama to receive Kennedy Foundation award

Former US President Barack Obama is expected in Boston on Sunday to receive the John F. Kennedy Foundation's annual "Profile in Courage Award."

Flights cancelled as heavy snowstorm hits US northeast

Flights cancelled as heavy snowstorm hits US northeast

A heavy winter snowstorm lashed the northeastern United States on Thursday, subjecting New York to near blizzard-like conditions and forcing flight cancellations as schools and the United Nations closed.

Qatar’s flag flies high at Boston airport

Qatar’s flag flies high at Boston airport

Boston’s Logan International Airport has marked Qatar Airways’ new route to Boston with an exclusive flag-raising ceremony.