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Travel eased and life slowly returned to normal for most New Englanders after a massive blizzard, but many remained without power in cold and darkened homes and a forecast of rain brought a new worry: Weight piling up dangerously on roofs already burdened by heavy snow.Modified: 02/10/13 10:54:37 PM
Thunder-snow occurs when a winter storm has an unusual amount of vertical lift.Modified: 02/09/13 08:55:37 AM
A storm that forecasters warned could be a blizzard for the history books began battering the New York-to-Boston corridor Friday, grounding flights, closing workplaces and sending people rushing to get home ahead of a possible 1 to 3 feet of snow.Modified: 02/09/13 02:02:41 PM
Six bodies, including a child's, have been found in the sodden wreckage left by a tsunami that smashed into villages in the Solomon Islands, flattening dozens of homes in the South Pacific island chain.Modified: 02/06/13 07:38:10 PM
It's Groundhog Day, and Punxsutawney Phil has emerged from his lair on Gobbler's Knob in Pennsylvania to make his prediction.Modified: 02/02/13 08:04:57 AM
A weather system in North Carolina on Wednesday spawned storms and conditions conducive to tornadoes. There were gusty winds ahead of the cold front, which prompted the National Weather Service to issue an overnight tornado watch for much of the state.Modified: 02/01/13 07:38:45 AM
A weather system in North Carolina on Wednesday is spawning storms and conditions conducive to tornadoes. There are gusty winds ahead of the cold front, plus a tornado watch until 2 a.m. for much of the Triangle. After the front passes, there could be isolated flurries Thursday night and Friday morning.Modified: 01/31/13 05:08:50 PM
Triangle school districts said they made the right call to delay the start of school Monday based on weather projections that freezing rain would fall during the morning commute. New state requirements could cause more fallout from such decisions.Modified: 01/29/13 05:08:42 AM
Temperatures overnight Sunday did not fall as far as forecasters had feared, and commuters did not find themselves slipping and sliding on the highways.Modified: 01/28/13 11:11:10 AM
The Monday morning commute might be a little slippery for some across the Triangle. Some areas in the north and west might get freezing rain overnight. Several school systems have announced delayed openings.Modified: 01/28/13 06:29:03 AM
Snow and ice continue to pose a problem in the Triangle area on Saturday morning, especially on secondary roads. Those who can stay at home are advised to until roadways clear and conditions improve this afternoon, according to the N.C. Department of Transportation.Modified: 01/28/13 06:11:38 AM
This week’s cold temperatures — and Friday’s freezing precipitation — lead many homeless people to seek shelter.Modified: 01/28/13 06:11:38 AM
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The Carolina Hurricanes are no longer winless. In fact, the Canes have a win over the defending Stanley Cup champions. Joni Pitkanen, Anthony Stewart and Jiri Tlusty scored the goals and Cam Ward got the job done in net Wednesday as the Canes topped the Boston Bruins 3-2 at the RBC Center. Ward ...