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Powerful snowstorm sweeps over half of the United States

Powerful snowstorm sweeps over half of the United States

A massive winter storm hit the US Rockies and plains then punched east, with snow set to assault a 1,609 km corridor through the weekend, creating transportation ‘havoc’ in the middle of the country.

Snow cancels all flights at Dublin airport

Snow cancels all flights at Dublin airport

The snowstorm sweeping across Europe forced the cancellation of all flights in and out of Dublin airport on Thursday with most services not resuming until Saturday at the earliest.

Snowstorm, deep freeze leaves 4 dead in US South

Snowstorm, deep freeze leaves 4 dead in US South

A winter storm that caused at least four deaths in the US South brought record low temperatures on Wednesday to parts of the region, where it coated roads with ice ...

Drivers rescued after being trapped overnight by snowstorm in Spain

Drivers rescued after being trapped overnight by snowstorm in Spain

After hours of being trapped in heavy snow and freezing conditions, the last of travellers stranded overnight in their vehicles on a motorway near Spain’s capital Madrid ...

Taiwan hiker, rescued after 47-day Nepal ordeal, arrives home

Taiwan hiker, rescued after 47-day Nepal ordeal, arrives home

Taiwan hiker Liang Sheng-yueh, who was rescued last week after being lost in Nepal for 47 days, arrived home on Tuesday.

Nepal trekking tragedy raises safety concerns for tourists

Nepal trekking tragedy raises safety concerns for tourists

A Taiwanese man rescued after spending 47 days trapped under a waterfall at an altitude of 3,600 metres in central Nepal has raised questions about trekking safety in the country.

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.