Residents battle worst snow in memory in New York state

 The death toll from the worst snow in memory in western New York has risen to at least 10.

Second Japan snow storm leaves thousands stranded as toll rises to 23

Snow-choked roads cut off thousands on Tuesday as parts of Japan struggled to dig out from its second storm in a week, with the death toll rising to at least 23.

Snow storm hits Japan again, grounds over 100 flights

A snow storm hit Japan on Friday, disrupting rail and road travel, grounding more than 100 flights and adding to the piles left behind by an earlier blanketing.

Deadly ice and snow storm takes aim at US South

A major winter storm that has caused at least six deaths unfurled across much of the US South on Tuesday, and forecasters warned that ice could cripple road travel and bring widespread power outages in coming days.

Ice storm cripples US, Canada, at least 17 killed

More than 500,000 homes and businesses were still without power on Tuesday in parts of the central and northeastern United States and into Canada after a weekend ice and snow storm rolled across the region.

Ice storm leaves 370,000 without power in US

More than 370,000 homes and businesses were still without power on Tuesday morning in parts of central and north-eastern US after a weekend ice and snow storm rolled across region.

Washington closed as `snowquester` hits US capital

Schools, colleges and many government offices in Washington metro area were closed as a massive snow storm nicknamed "snowquester" by punsters hit the American capital.

Mammoth snow storm pounds central US

A massive winter storm among the worst the US has seen in decades dumped snow, ice and sleet across a huge swath of the country.

Snow storm hits China`s quake zone

Heavy snow and strong winds hit China`s quake-affected northwestern Qinghai province on Thursday, making life difficult for rescuers and quake survivors.

Storm turns holiday travel dangerous in Midwest

A blustery storm spread snow and ice across the heartland as Americans rushed to get home for the holidays, grounding flights, stranding drivers on white-knuckle highways and forcing churches to cancel Christmas Eve services.