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CAMBRIDGE, MA - JANUARY 27: Snow covers a car on January 27, 2015 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Disaster Declaration To Cover Some Blizzard Costs

A federal disaster declaration was issued today for the blizzard that hit the state in January.

05/08/2015

Snow banks from prior snowstorms rise above street signs on the corner of a residential street. (credit: Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

For Northeast, A Brutal Winter Redefines ‘Enough Is Enough’

Forget the winter of our discontent. For Northeasterners enduring one of the coldest, snowiest seasons in decades, it’s the winter of our exasperation, full-on funk and enough-is-enough rage.

03/07/2015

Commuters walk past snowbanks on their way to work during a snowstorm. (credit: Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

FEMA Sends Teams To Assess Blizzard Damage In Rhode Island

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has sent teams to Rhode Island to assess the damages from the recent blizzard.

02/11/2015

Boston Blizzard 2015 (Photo by Kayana Szymczak/Getty Images)

Is Climate Change Behind The Northeast’s Extreme Winter Storms?

As a nor’easter prepares to pummel the Northeast, environmentalists have turned to climate change to explain this season’s storms.

02/10/2015

Snow plows, Interstate 84, exit 37 (Courtesy DOT Traffic camera)

Forecasters Warn Of ‘Flash Freezing’ In Northeast

Forecasters from Philadelphia to Portland, Maine, have warned that “flash freezing” could make roads dangerously slippery a day after snow fell on much of the East Coast.

02/03/2015

Snow plow (Emmanuel Dumand/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor: New London Snow Removal Could Take “Days”

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) – The mayor of New London says he expects it will take several days to clean up after a storm that dropped more than two feet of snow on the city. […]

01/28/2015

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New England Resident: ‘I Had To Jump Out The Window’ Because I Couldn’t Get Out Door

New Englanders savaged by a blizzard packing knee-high snowfall and hurricane-force winds began digging out as New Yorkers and others spared its full fury questioned whether forecasts were overblown.

01/28/2015

A snowed-in car in a parking lot on Route 6. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blizzard Baby

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Sarah and Andrew Browning were not expecting to have their baby until Valentine’s Day, so when the Farmington woman began having contractions Monday she assumed it was false labor. As the […]

01/27/2015

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‘School Is Closed’ Becomes ‘Frozen’ Song Parody In Rhode Island School’s Video

Moses Brown School released video showing the head of school singing the closure announcement to the tune of “Let It Go.”

01/27/2015

A man digs out of heavy snow on Waverly Avenue on January 27, 2015 in Holtsville, New York. (Photo by AndrewTheodorakis/Getty Images)

Blizzard Was A Miss, Not A Bust

Small last minute changes in the air morphed what was supposed to be crippling feet of snow into a handful of inches, leading one forecaster to apologize, the National Weather Service boss to get defensive, politicians to explain themselves and some Northeast residents wondering where the much-hyped snow went.

01/27/2015

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