Gulf Times - East-Coast
Winter storm hits East Coast, tornadoes tear into the South

Winter storm hits East Coast, tornadoes tear into the South

An expansive winter storm bore down on the US East Coast on Monday, scuttling almost 1,600 flights, while tornadoes downed trees and flattened homes in the South, trapping some residents in their dwellings.

Washington faces days of clean-up after epic blizzard

Washington faces days of clean-up after epic blizzard

Officials in Washington, DC, warned residents yesterday that it would take several more days for the city to return to normal after a massive weekend blizzard dropped more than 2’ (60cm) of snow along the East Coast and killed more than 30.