| Jan 28, 2015
| 11:29 AM
Though many in New York City grumbled when forecasts of a "historic" blizzard did not come true this week, almost a century ago, a deadly storm took Baltimore and Washington by surprise -- and brought what is still Baltimore's snowiest day on record.
| Jan 28, 2015
| 1:34 PM
They appeared to be scenes from a frozen apocalypse.
Streets across the nation's largest city were empty, the only movement the changing traffic lights signaling to cars that weren't there. The subway system was shuttered, the city's pulse rendered...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 6:41 PM
It was to be “crippling” and “potentially historic.”
It was to dump up to 3 feet of snow onto New York City, bringing Gotham to its knees and causing hardened locals to huddle inside as drifts inched up the sooty walls of...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 3:52 AM
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — New York state police have identified a 22-year-old Southern Connecticut State University student and a Hartford man who were killed in a snow storm on Interstate 95 in Rye, New York.
The New Haven Register reports Kayla ...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:24 AM
The death toll from the worst snow in memory in western New York has risen to at least 10.
Some areas of New York state along the Great Lakes had around 2 feet of new snow on Thursday on top of accumulations as deep as 5 feet from earlier in the week....
| Nov 23, 2014
| 7:25 AM
The area around Buffalo, New York, braced Sunday for potential flooding as warming temperatures began to melt up to 7 feet of snow that fell in a record storm last week in which 13 people died.
More than 650 members of the New York National Guard were in...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:30 AM
When Tom Hunter and his two roommates were left without heat for more than a month by a negligent landlord in New York, they began toying with an idea: an app that could help renters keep landlords in check.
Two winters and two months of coding later,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 12:45 PM
A year after a brutally cold spell was blamed on something called the polar vortex — which was treated like a northern invasion by the media and as a conquering hero by children impressed by its power to close schools — this week's chill is...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:56 PM
He rode the crowded subways. He strolled through a popular park. He stopped for coffee, ate a meal in a restaurant, went jogging, bowled with friends and spent time with his fiancee in their Manhattan apartment.
Dr. Craig Spencer, the nation's newest...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 1:25 AM
Connecticut isn't at all like the sunny, dry-summer places where most of the world's great wine grapes are grown. Winters are more bitter than in France. Growing seasons are shorter and wetter than Italy's, Spain's or California's.
So you'd think that...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Temperatures in all 50 U.S. states dipped to freezing or below on Tuesday as an unseasonably cold blast of weather moved across the country, while heavy snow prompted a state of emergency in western New York.
In the U.S. South, states were bracing for...