New York rebounds after blizzard, Washington shuts down government

By Frank McGurty and Ian Simpson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Jan 25 : New York City emerged from a massive blizzard that paralyzed much of the US East Coast, while snowy gridlock gripped the nation’s capital and surrounding areas, where federal, state and local offices and schools planned to remain closed today. Midtown Manhattan sprang back to […]

New York flights pick up after rash of cancellations amid blizzard

By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, Jan 25 : Arriving and departing flights at New York City area airports gained steam after the worst US East Coast snowstorm in decades resulted in a deluge of cancellations and delays. Arrivals and departures at LaGuardia, John F Kennedy International, and Newark Liberty were observed yesterday, although Washington airports […]

Washington shuts down government, New York rebounds after blizzard

By Frank McGurty and Ian Simpson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Jan 25 : Washington shut down US federal government offices today, while New York prepared for a normal workday following the worst snowstorm in decades to ravage the US East Coast, as residents of both cities frolicked in the freak snowfall. Midtown Manhattan came back to life […]

New York rebounds from blizzard, DC stuck in snowy gridlock

By Frank McGurty and Ian Simpson NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, Jan 25 : Following a day of hunkering down, New Yorkers and Washingtonians surged back into the streets after a massive blizzard brought much of the US East Coast to a standstill, bringing a festive mood to both cities as they prepared for a new workweek. Midtown […]

Blizzard puts big freeze on snow-challenged Washington

By Lisa Lambert and Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON, Jan 25 : The blizzard that blanketed Washington over the weekend put the Congress and some local services on ice for the time being, reinforcing the US capital’s reputation for being easily snowed under. While New York and Philadelphia were getting back to business, Washington seemed unready for […]