Crew members from PIKE electric company from Maryland pull a downed power line on New Road in Aston, Pa., in order to reconnect it on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Pennsylvania utility companies say more than 110,000 customers are without power following the state's second major snowstorm in less than a week. (Michael Bryant/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
March 09, 2018 - 10:15 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The sun came out across much of the Northeast on Friday as utilities tackled the arduous task of restoring power to hundreds of thousands of customers who lost electricity during the storm that hit the region this week, all with the possibility of a third nor'easter in the offing...
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March 09, 2018 - 2:58 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The retired archbishop of Santiago is trying to deflect criticism for Pope Francis' troubled trip to Chile, blaming everything from the summer weather to an "absentee" spokesman for the lower-than-expected turnout and negative press coverage during the January visit. Cardinal...
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Tom Dubis Shovels off the steps at the Paciorek Funeral Home In Adams, Mass.,Thursday March, 8, 2018. The Berkshires in Western Massachusetts received 12 to 32 inches of snow overnight. (Ben Garver//The Berkshire Eagle via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 7:54 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Residents in the Northeast dug out from as much as 2 feet of wet, heavy snow Thursday, while utilities dealt with downed trees and power lines that snarled traffic and left hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses in the dark after two strong nor'easters — all with the...
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Alando May, 7, shovels a path to the front door, while his grandmother, Virginia Slattery clears her driveway in Lewiston, Maine on Thursday, March 8, 2018. A nor'easter that's sweeping across the Northeast has dumped as much as 19 inches of snow and caused more than 20,000 power outages in Maine. (Andree Kehn /Sun Journal via AP)
March 08, 2018 - 2:13 pm
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the recovery from a second powerful storm that rumbled through the Northeast (all times local): 2 p.m. Authorities say a man died in New Jersey after he drove his car around some traffic cones meant to warn motorists to stay away from a downed live wire. Police in...
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A man walks back from his mailbox during a winter storm, Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Springfield, Pa. The second big, blustery storm to hit the Northeast in less than a week brought wet, heavy snow to a corner of the country where tens of thousands of people were still waiting for the power to come back on from the previous bout. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
March 07, 2018 - 11:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — For the second time in less than a week, a storm rolled into the Northeast with wet, heavy snow Wednesday, grounding flights, closing schools and bringing another round of power outages to a corner of the country still recovering from the previous blast of winter. The nor'easter...
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March 07, 2018 - 3:38 pm
Snow continues to fall in NEPA...more so in those areas east of the Interstate 81 corridor. WNEP's Kurt Aaron says 4 to 8 inches is expected in the Scranton and Wilkes Barre area, with higher amounts in the Poconos. Gov Tom Wolf says some areas are getting very heavy snowfall which is hard to...
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Alpha Souare salts the sidewalk ahead of the pending snow storm in Philadelphia on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. (Jessica Griffin/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)
March 07, 2018 - 2:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on a nor'easter hitting the East Coast (all times local): 2 p.m. The second major snowstorm to slam the Northeast in a week is producing reports of "thundersnow." Meteorologists and residents are reporting flashes of lightning and booming thunder from the Philadelphia...
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March 07, 2018 - 7:44 am
WNEP Meteorologist Joe Snedeker says Wilkes Barre/Scranton will get 4-8 inches of snow today, with the heavier snow arriving after noon. 6 to 10 inches are expected in the Poconos. PennDOT has imposed a ban on empty straight trucks, large combination vehicles (tandem trailers and double trailers),...
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March 06, 2018 - 9:08 pm
From Governor Wolf's office- Governor Wolf Announces Additional Preparedness Efforts, Enhanced Staffing for Winter Storm March 06, 2018 Announces a State of Emergency Through Existing Disaster Declaration Proclamation Harrisburg, PA – As another winter storm takes aim at Pennsylvania, Governor Tom...
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FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2018, file photo, ice skaters take advantage of unseasonable warm temperatures to ice skate outside at Westchester Lagoon in Anchorage, Alaska. New U.S. weather data shows that the Arctic just finished its warmest winter on record, with plenty of open water where the ocean normally freezes. The National Snow and Ice Data Center said Tuesday, March 6, the extent of Arctic sea ice in February was 62,000 square miles (160,000 square kilometers) smaller than last year's record low. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen, File)
March 06, 2018 - 4:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Winter at the top of the world wimped out this year. The Arctic just finished its warmest winter on record. And sea ice hit record lows for this time of year, with plenty of open water where ocean water normally freezes into thick sheets of ice, new U.S. weather data show...
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