Snowstorm sweeps northeast US, New York spared its brunt – Reuters

Reuters Snowstorm sweeps northeast US, New York spared its bruntReutersBOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – A blizzard swept across the northeastern United States on Tuesday, dropping more than a foot (30 cm) of snow across Massachusetts and Connecticut even as its impact on New York City fell short of dire predictions.Powerful Nor'easter strikes US NortheastEarthSkyWhat You Need [&hellip

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Obama defends US ties as he pays respects in Saudi Arabia – U.S. News & World Report

Voice of America Obama defends US ties as he pays respects in Saudi ArabiaU.S. News & World ReportRIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — President Barack Obama defended the U.S. government's willingness to cooperate closely with Saudi Arabia on national security despite deep concerns over human rights abuses, as he led an array of current and former …Obama, [&hellip

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Snowstorm sweeps northeast but falls short of predictions – Reuters

BBC News Snowstorm sweeps northeast but falls short of predictionsReutersTravel was still snarled, with more than 4,500 flights canceled at U.S. airports, according to FlightAware.com, and no trains or buses in New York, Boston or New Jersey. Fewer Massachusetts residents and businesses lost power than was expected, said …What You Need to Know About Northeastern US [&hellip

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Storm grounds about 15% of all Tuesday flights in US – USA TODAY

Newsweek Storm grounds about 15% of all Tuesday flights in USUSA TODAYLast update: 9 a.m. ET. Next update: By 11 a.m. ET. About 15% of the nation's flights were grounded Tuesday as airlines kept their planes out of the path of a major Northeast snowstorm. Airlines also were waiving rebooking fees — with conditions …'Historic' [&hellip

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Powerful Nor’easter strikes US Northeast – EarthSky

EarthSky Powerful Nor'easter strikes US NortheastEarthSkyUPDATE JANUARY 27, 2015, 6 A.M. EST (1100 UTC): The storm expected to pound the U.S. Northeast has not affected New York City as much as expected, although NYC streets were virtually deserted as dawn broke on Tuesday, with drivers ordered to stay …and more &raquo

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The DEA Is Spying on Millions of Cars All Over the US – The Atlantic

The Atlantic The DEA Is Spying on Millions of Cars All Over the USThe AtlanticOn one hand, the Drug Enforcement Administration has been building "a database to track in real time the movement of vehicles around the U.S., a secret domestic intelligence-gathering program that scans and stores hundreds of millions of records.US Spies on Millions [&hellip

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