Didn't Hear Trump Use Vulgarity During Meeting, Says US Homeland Security Chief
Tom Brady Will Start on Sunday
Sen. Booker Says Nielsen Lied About Trump's Comments Under Oath
Trump says he wants more immigrants from 'everywhere'
Mattis: Countering China, Russia Now Top US Defense Priority
Winter Storm Rakes East Coast, Bringing Snow, Wind To Northeast
12 Enero 2018, 11:45 | Crisanna Felipe
A man walks across Boston Common Jan. 5 2018
More than 1,000 USA flights had been canceled early on Friday with New York's three major airports and Boston Logan International Airport seeing the most cancellations.
USA forecasters called the ongoing winter storma "bomb cyclone" for its rapid and rare drop in atmospheric pressure.
At least 17 people have died as a result of the severe conditions from Texas to New England, including a 96-year-old woman with dementia who was found frozen in a playground in MI wearing only a dressing gown and slippers.
The severe weather has led the Foreign Office to update its advice to United Kingdom travellers in, or heading to, the region.
A woman walks down snow-covered Maverick Street in the East Boston neighborhood of Boston, Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, as a huge winter storm roared up the East Coast with hurricane-force winds, heavy snow and coastal flooding. Schools in Newark, New Jersey, opened two hours later than usual.
Almost 500 members of the National Guard were activated to assist with the emergency response along the East Coast, including 200 in NY state, authorities said.
Blizzard conditions are also possible along much of New England's coastline, eastern Long Island and parts of New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia and North Carolina.
"Both rush hours will be affected", the Boston mayor, Marty Walsh, earlier told a news conference.
Forecasters expect the storm to eventually hit the Northeast, all the way up to ME, a New York Times report said.
Many East Coast communities ordered drivers to stay off the roads and closed schools on Friday.
"Fortunately is located just off-shore, so we are not seeing the very worst of it", said Bob Henson, blogger at Weather Underground.
So far, a state of emergency has been declared for the states of Georgia, North Carolina, Virginia, and Florida.
Despite being called a bombcyclone, however, weather experts have been quick to reassure people that there is no actual bomb or explosions. He says the South won't be spared the cold weather, either. South Carolina Public Radio's Victoria Hansen says, "The last time Charleston saw so much snow was December 23, 1989 - a white Christmas just months after Hurricane Hugo caused so much damage". 35,000 customers in those areas went without power early this morning, mainly due to high winds and substantial snow fall.
Stone Challenges Sessions on Legalized Pot
Thursday, USAG Jeff Sessions Green Lighted federal prosecutions of marijuana lawbreakers. "This is a victory". Jay Inslee said the state will vigorously defend the state's laws against federal infringement.
Watch the AFC Divisional Playoffs LIVE on News 3
Mularkey took over, and he's now 21-21 after a stunning comeback for a 22-21 win at Kansas City in the wild-card round. One playoff game win added to the resume, and it appears the hot-seat just became much cooler.
Mac and iOS devices vulnerable to Spectre and Meltdown
Nearly all the devices with chips produced in the two recent decades are believed to be affected by Meltdown and Spectre . However, the patch might come with a catch: It reportedly causes systems to run up to 30 percent slower .
Ohio State Cotton Bowl melee results in plenty of weirdness
Barrett beat an incredible nine top-10 teams in his Ohio State career, by far the most in school history, and was 4-0 vs. There were throws off his back foot, missed timing routes, even a deliberate throwaway which was almost intercepted.
5 arrested during Georgia-Oklahoma game at Rose Bowl
On the opposing side, a downtrodden Riley said this regarding Georgia's big start to the second half: "We had some opportunities". After holding the Sooners to another punt, the Georgia offense needed just six plays to tie the game up at 31-31.
Overwatch League First Season Begins Today
Oh and before I forget, in numerous rounds I watched it was fantastic Widowmaker play that sealed the win for the teams. More viewers are expected to watch the game between the Seoul Dynasty and Dallas Fuel when the time hits 8:00 PM (PDT).