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.
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.
Life in the American capital was virtually paralysed Thursday as a massive winter storm moving north walloped the Washington region.
Officials said at least two people were killed yesterday.
Russia will will dispatch two airplanes worth of necessities to victims of the hurricane Sandy that ravaged the US East Coast.
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.
Saying that "The election will take care of itself next week", Obama has plunged wholeheartedly into his role as commander-in-chief.
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.
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".
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.
Describing the crisis triggered by superstorm Sandy as "heartbreaking" for the nation, US President Barack Obama warned the storm was "not yet over".
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.
Obama and Romney cancelled and rescheduled their rallies in critical battleground states due to Hurricane Sandy.
Tens of millions of Americans braced themselves for a potentially devastating hurricane as speed crossed the 90 mph threatening "unprecedented damage"
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.
Day in Pics: 25th December
Showbiz World - December 25, 2014
Sunny Leone with Mastizaade