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'Snowzilla' kills 25 in US as Washington struggles to rebound

'Snowzilla' kills 25 in US as Washington struggles to rebound

The eastern United States emerged wearily from a massive blizzard that dumped huge amounts of snow and killed at least 25 people, but Washington was still reeling, with government offices and schools to remain closed today.

Jan 25, 2016, 14:33 PM IST
Death toll from US snow storm rises to 19: Officials

Death toll from US snow storm rises to 19: Officials

The storm -- dubbed Snowzilla -- clobbered a large swath of the eastern US, dumping near-record amounts of snow on Washington, New York and other major cities.

Jan 24, 2016, 05:53 AM IST

Christmastime tornadoes ravage US South, killing at least 10

At least 10 people were killed as spring-like storms mixed with unseasonably warm weather and spawned rare Christmastime tornadoes in the US South, officials said on Thursday.

Dec 25, 2015, 04:31 AM IST

US storm Ana weakens to tropical depression

Southeastern US storm Ana weakened to a tropical depression Sunday after making landfall and slowing down over the coast, though forecasters warned of storm surges, rip currents and heavy rain.

May 11, 2015, 03:21 AM IST

'Historic and destructive' storm could hit US

A potentially "historic and destructive" winter storm and blizzard will likely hit areas of Massachusetts beginning Monday night, dumping heavy snow and bringing strong winds, state emergency officials said Sunday.

Jan 26, 2015, 02:28 AM IST

Storms with large hail and tornadoes roll through US central states

Severe storms pounded the central United States on Tuesday, producing baseball-sized hail and unconfirmed reports of tornado touchdowns, forcing voting to be suspended during primary elections in Iowa and halting flights at a Nebraska airport.

Jun 04, 2014, 09:38 AM IST

After paralysing US northeast, winter storm strikes eastern Canada

The deadly storm that pummelled US East Coast has now struck eastern Canada with heavy snowfall and strong winds are expected in the area from Quebec to Newfoundland.

Feb 15, 2014, 08:56 AM IST

Washington paralysed as massive winter storm hits America

Life in the American capital was virtually paralysed Thursday as a massive winter storm moving north walloped the Washington region.

Feb 14, 2014, 00:56 AM IST

Storms kill 2 in southern US, thousands lose power

Officials said at least two people were killed yesterday.

Dec 22, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Sandy victims to get help from Russia

Russia will will dispatch two airplanes worth of necessities to victims of the hurricane Sandy that ravaged the US East Coast.

Nov 12, 2012, 08:54 AM IST

Delays in power restoration after storm anger some

Utility companies in New York and New Jersey closed in on restoring power to the last of the 8.5 million customers who lost it during the superstorm.

Nov 12, 2012, 08:48 AM IST

Will Sandy storm impact the US Presidential poll?

Saying that "The election will take care of itself next week", Obama has plunged wholeheartedly into his role as commander-in-chief.

Oct 31, 2012, 15:44 PM IST

Millions in NY to suffer massive power outage for 10 days more

Millions of people across the New York will have to remain without power for nearly 10 days or even longer as superstorm Sandy wreaked havoc.

Oct 31, 2012, 12:25 PM IST

Hurricane forces UN`s NY office to remain closed

The UN has said the world body`s headquarters in New York will remain closed for the third day Wednesday "due to the impact of Hurricane Sandy".

Oct 31, 2012, 10:16 AM IST

Superstorm Sandy toll over 120 as rescuers struggle with aftermath

US authorities scrambled to restore power and clear heaps of debris in the densely- populated East Coast region after superstorm Sandy left a trail of destruction from the Caribbean to Canada.

Oct 31, 2012, 09:29 AM IST

Superstorm not yet over: Obama

Describing the crisis triggered by superstorm Sandy as "heartbreaking" for the nation, US President Barack Obama warned the storm was "not yet over".

Oct 31, 2012, 08:41 AM IST

Hurricane Sandy ‘could be devastating’: US Coast Guards

More than 60 million Americans are braced up for the impact of ‘Hurricane Sandy’ after forecasters said that it could be the biggest storm to hit the US mainland.

Oct 29, 2012, 16:21 PM IST

Hurricane Sandy hits US election finale

Obama and Romney cancelled and rescheduled their rallies in critical battleground states due to Hurricane Sandy.

Oct 29, 2012, 09:49 AM IST

Superstorm Sandy could bring `catastrophe,` impact 60 million

Tens of millions of Americans braced themselves for a potentially devastating hurricane as speed crossed the 90 mph threatening "unprecedented damage"

Oct 29, 2012, 08:45 AM IST

Winter wallop pounds north-eastern US

A major winter storm barrelled through the N-E US today, threatening to dump up to two feet of snow on the last weekend of the Christmas holiday shopping season.

Dec 19, 2009, 20:23 PM IST