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Hurricane Florence starts battering US East Coast

About 1.7 million people in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia are under voluntary or mandatory evacuation orders.

Sep 13, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

People flee as Hurricane Florence nears East Coast, emergency declared in US capital

The US capital declared a state of emergency Tuesday as Hurricane Florence bears down on the US East Coast, threatening torrential rain and flooding in the Washington region.

Sep 11, 2018, 23:45 PM IST

Over 2,200 flights cancelled in US as major storm hits East Coast

The storm dumped more than a foot of snow in western and northern parts of New York state.

Mar 02, 2018, 22:16 PM IST

Bone-chilling arctic air covers US East Coast, millions hit by blizzard

A shroud of bone-chilling arctic air covered the US East Coast and Midwest on Saturday.

Jan 07, 2018, 08:29 AM IST

'Bomb Cyclone' batters eastern US; energy, power supply hit

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper said Thursday three people have died in the snow storm.

Jan 05, 2018, 09:08 AM IST

Watch video: Here's how dogs help sweep snow away, deserve a treat!

A video has gone viral showing human's best friend dog chipping-in to help their masters by pushing aside some snow.

Jan 31, 2016, 23:21 PM IST

Signs of return to normalcy in snow-bound Washington

 Washington limped back to life on Tuesday after the blizzard that blanketed the US East Coast, with public transport service improving, warmish weather aiding snow clean-up operations and city schools scheduled to reopen.

Jan 27, 2016, 02:35 AM IST

Hurricane Joaquin gains force near Bahamas, heads toward US

Hurricane Joaquin intensified as it approached the small, sparsely populated islands of the eastern Bahamas on a projected track that would take it near the US East Coast early next week.

Oct 01, 2015, 06:28 AM IST

Another winter storm to pummel eastern United States with snow and sleet

A fresh band of winter weather was pounding parts of the Tennessee and Ohio valleys with snow and rain on Saturday as it headed toward the US East Coast, threatening to bring more misery to storm-weary Boston.

Feb 22, 2015, 01:04 AM IST

`Life-threatening'' blizzard shuts down much of US Northeast

A massive, wind-whipped blizzard slammed into the US Northeast on Monday, creating havoc for more than 60 million people and forcing New York City to shut down on a scale not seen since Superstorm Sandy devastated the region in 2012.

Jan 27, 2015, 00:39 AM IST

US East Coast braces for ''historic'' blizzard on Monday

A swath of the US East Coast from Philadelphia to New York City to Maine braced for a potentially historic blizzard on Monday expected to dump as much as 3 feet (90 cm) of snow and snarl transportation for tens of millions of people.

Jan 26, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

Celestial treat: Leonid meteor shower to peak across US East coast tonight

Skygazers are in for a surprise as the best view of Leonid meteor shower is set to be visible across the US East coast on Tuesday night.

Nov 18, 2014, 10:21 AM IST

US sea floor emanating planet-warming methane

The sea floor at the US East coast could be adding as much as 90 tonnes of the planet-warming methane gas to the atmosphere or overlying waters each year, a team of researchers has revealed.

Aug 25, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Hurricane Arthur makes landfall on North Carolina`s Outer Banks

The first hurricane of the Atlantic season made landfall on the North Carolina coast Thursday night, a windy, wet party-pooper that forced thousands of vacationers to scrap their July Fourth holiday plans amid evacuation orders.

Jul 04, 2014, 09:17 AM IST

Tropical Storm Arthur upgraded to hurricane off US

Tropical Storm Arthur strengthened into the first hurricane of the season today as it moved up the US East Coast just in time to disrupt the July 4 holiday.

Jul 03, 2014, 16:26 PM 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

Tropical storm Andrea bearing down on Florida

The first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season got a little stronger as it headed toward Florida`s western coast and new tropical storm warning was issued for a swath of the US East Coast.

Jun 06, 2013, 18:18 PM IST

Obama, Romney change plans as US braces for superstorm

President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney changed their campaign plans as millions of Americans along US East Coast braced themselves for possibly the worst "superstorm" in 100 years.

Oct 28, 2012, 09:57 AM IST

18 dead after US storms cut power in East

The death toll is at least 18 in weekend storms that have left millions without electricity in a swath of US states.

Jul 02, 2012, 20:41 PM IST

Obama says Hurricane Irene "extremely dangerous"

Fifty-five million people are potentially in Hurricane Irene`s path, from the Carolinas to Cape Cod on the US East Coast.

Aug 26, 2011, 08:53 AM IST