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Storm Forces Flight Cancellations

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 02.07.2013 | Travel

-- The big storm heading for the Northeast is already disrupting air travel. The aviation tracking website FlightAware shows United Airlines has a...

How Travelers Can Handle The Snow

Andrew Burmon | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Andrew Burmon

Remember when snow storms were fun?

Blizzard Barrels Towards New England

AP | By BRIDGET MURPHY | Posted 04.09.2013 | Green

BOSTON (AP) -- A blizzard of potentially mammoth proportions threatened to strike the Northeast with a vengeance Friday, with up to 2 feet of snow fea...

Blizzard To Bury New England At The End Of The Week

Posted 02.07.2013 | Green

From AccuWeather's Alex Sosnowski: Two storms will merge quickly enough to bring colder air, heavy snow and increasing wind to New England. Some ar...

10 Steps to Ensure Your Kids Will Need Post-Holiday Therapy

Bethany Meyer | Posted 03.06.2013 | Parents
Bethany Meyer

Take a family picture with the tree before it's bailed and strapped to the minivan roof. Promise the kids that you will decorate the tree tonight. When you arrive home, ask your husband to put the tree in a bucket in the backyard. Forget to check to see if he has put water in the bucket.

David Wood

Sandy Turns To Blizzard In West Virginia

HuffingtonPost.com | David Wood | Posted 10.31.2012 | Green

It wasn't flooding but a two-day blizzard that Hurricane Sandy brought to the mountain ridges and hollows of West Virginia -- dumping so much snow tha...

Windows 8: Game Over Man!

John Pavley | Posted 12.27.2012 | Technology
John Pavley

Windows 8, Microsoft's attempt to be more Apple than Apple, is about to shake up my world and the world of serious gamers everywhere.

World Of Warcraft-Maker Hacked

AP | Posted 10.10.2012 | Technology

IRVINE, California (AP) — The maker of video games such as "Diablo" and "World of Warcraft" is warning players that hackers have gained unauthorized...

PHOTOS: Germany's Fairy Tale Railroad

Jim Calio | Posted 07.08.2012 | Travel
Jim Calio

In fact, every year on April 30, local villagers get dressed up like witches and devils and ride the rails from town to town in celebration of Walpurgis Night.

Teens Stranded In Forest Survive Blizzard By Burning Snowmobile

Posted 02.22.2012 | Home

Three teen boys were trapped in Routt National Forest in central Colorado Sunday night through a blizzard, 9News reports. The friends -- 17-year-old J...

"Snow Way We'll Get a Blizzard"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 03.27.2012 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

As a man who has been perpetrating snow jobs for more than half a century, I can say with authority that there is a simple reason why the Northeast has not yet been hit with a blizzard this winter: I had my snow blower tuned up.

Passengers Sue MTA For Leaving Them Stranded For Over 8 Hours During Blizzard

Posted 12.27.2011 | New York

The city may not have had a white Christmas this year, but don't count on New Yorkers to forget the city's highly criticized Christmas blizzard cleanu...

Post50 Winter Health Risks: Don't Let The Cold Kill You!

Posted 12.14.2011 | Fifty

On the heels of 2011's record-breaking summer heat wave that saw oppressive temperatures and stifling humidity grip cities as far-flung as Wichita, Ka...

Chicago's Upcoming Winter Expected To Be Nation's Worst

Posted 12.05.2011 | Chicago

If you thought winter in Chicago couldn't possibly get more intense than last year's blizzaster, get ready for this one: Long-range forecasters are ex...

Ex-Deputy Mayor Was Arrested Before Resignation

AP | SAMANTHA GROSS | Posted 11.01.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The deputy mayor with authority over New York City's police department, fire department and emergency response coordination was arres...

WATCH: New Zealand Blanketed By Record Snowstorm

Posted 10.15.2011 | World

New Zealanders were witnesses to what some forecasters are describing as a once-in-a-lifetime event Monday as the nation was hit with its heaviest sno...

Report Critiques City's Response To 2011 Blizzard

Posted 08.21.2011 | Chicago

Though it can be hard to think back to the driving snow, harsh winds and sub-zero temperatures that marked Chicago's great Snowmaggedon of 2011 given ...

How Much Is Enough for Big Pharma?

Cliff Schecter | Posted 06.06.2011 | Business
Cliff Schecter

Nowhere is this greed more pervasive than among those companies responsible for the health of roughly 300 million of Americans: Big Pharma.

Chinese W.O.W. And StarCraft Theme Park Is No Rumor

The Huffington Post | Chris C. Anderson, Senior Travel Editor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

So geek fantasies do come true. At least they do In Wunjin district, China. Reported way back on February 7, 2011 by a French gaming blog, the videoga...

Russian 'Snow Maidens' Don Miniskirts To Shovel Snow

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Too much snow and not enough beaus – so says a squad of mini-skirted, high-heeled young women wielding snow shove...

Blizzard Dumps 20 Inches Of Snow In Parts Of Midwest

AP | PATRICK CONDON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MINNEAPOLIS — A powerful snowstorm socked the upper Midwest on Saturday with as much as 20 inches of snow, forcing authorities to close roads ac...

This Is What Happens When Those Mountains Of Snow Melt

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — The mountains of snow that have covered the Northeastern landscape for the past month and a half are finally melting, revealing oozin...

Postmortem on Chicago's Worst Blizzard

Jim Neal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Jim Neal

Snowfall totals rank this week's blizzard as the third worst in history, but you can't begin to judge the storm's presumptive ferocity by a mere 1.8" ...

Whiteout Day

Brian Dickie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brian Dickie

It was pretty well impossible to get anywhere in Chicago yesterday. And Lake Shore Drive was still closed at 4:45 pm. (UPDATE - it re-opened this mo...

WATCH: Found Film Blizzard Mystery Deepens

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Filmmaker Todd Bieber found an undeveloped roll of film in the snow on December 30th, 2010, after the mega-blizzard hit NYC. So he did what any curiou...