Rain “flash-freezing” on roads, sidewalks and commuter train platforms has made travel hazardous in the Northeast, leading to several highway closures and accidents that claimed at least four lives.
Commuters faced slippery, slush-covered roads on Friday after yet another winter storm brought snow and ice to the East Coast, leaving at least 21 people dead, including a pregnant woman struck by a mini-plow in New York City whose baby was then born by cesarean section in critical condition.
Snow and sleet are falling on the East Coast — from North Carolina to New England — a day after sleet, snow and ice bombarded the Southeast.
The recent frigid weather may have brought ice to Connecticut roads and the eaves of houses but authorities are warning that the ice on state waterways may not be as thick as people believe. At least three incidents were reported in the state on Thursday.
By HOLLY RAMER, Associated Press LINCOLN, N.H. (AP) _ Farming is tough during a New Hampshire winter– unless you’re growing icicles. At the base of Loon Mountain in Lincoln, an ice castle not unlike the […]
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A state law is about to take effect imposing fines on truckers and motorists who fail to clear their vehicles of snow. Three years after the legislature and then-Gov. M. Jodi […]
Freezing rain coated parts of northern New England in ice Saturday night as officials urged drivers to stay off the roads and utilities prepared for the possibility the ice storm would cause widespread outages in parts of Vermont, Maine and New Hampshire.
By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A snow and ice storm headed for the Northeast is expected to slow weekend travel by air, rail and highway and has utilities and airports on […]
So far, twenty-seven people have been taken into custody in Connecticut, as part of a nation-wide illegal immigration crackdown.
A Brazilian man who was wanted in a double slaying in his home country has been deported to face prosecution following his arrest in Connecticut.