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Snow Returns As Midwest Braces For Yet Another Storm

AP | By JOHN SEEWER and JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.12.2014 | Green

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Pileups on the Ohio Turnpike involving at least 50 vehicles killed three people and seriously injured a state trooper on Wednesd...

As Nation Enters Deep Freeze, Congress Is Making Sure Poor Americans Stay Cold

The Huffington Post | Alissa Scheller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Large sections of the United States are being frozen by the grip of winter, with a weather system known as a polar vortex bringing subzero temperature...

Polar Vortex Plunges Midwest Into Deep Freeze

AP | RICK CALLAHAN and STEVE KARNOWSKI | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The coldest, most dangerous blast of polar air in decades gripped the Midwest and pushed toward the East and South on Monday, clo...

U.S. Midwest, Northeast Brace For Arctic Blast, Record Lows

Reuters | Posted 03.06.2014 | Green

(Adds power outage in Canada, NFL games, chicken soup) By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, Jan 4 (Reuters) - Many parts of t...

Midwest Bracing For Spring Blizzard

Posted 04.09.2013 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: A sprawling spring storm is bringing multiple hazards to the West, Great Plains, and Midwest on Tuesday, be...

Midwest Snow Storm Linked To 4 Deaths

Posted 02.22.2013 | Green

The treacherous snow storm blanketing much of the midwest has been linked to at least four deaths as of Friday evening. Three of the deaths are report...

Snow Storm Blamed For Road Death In Oklahoma

AP | By JIM SALTER | Posted 04.23.2013 | Green

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Powdery snow bombarded much of the nation's midsection Thursday, leaving as much as 17 inches in some places, shutting down airport...

Midwest Needs 'An Absurd Amount Of Snow'

AP | By JIM SUHR | Posted 03.04.2013 | Green

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When his drought-stricken Nebraska farm was blanketed with several inches of snow, Tom Schwarz welcomed the moisture. But it wasn't...

Some Midwest Cities Set Snowless Records As Drought Continues

AP | By BARBARA RODRIGUEZ | Posted 02.06.2013 | Green

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No snow boots needed in Milwaukee. Chicago commuters aren't dodging knee-deep snow drifts frozen along city sidewalks. And c...

Winter Weather Batters Upper Midwest

AP | Posted 03.23.2012 | Green

MINNEAPOLIS — Freezing drizzle and rain made roads slick Sunday as a winter weather system moved across portions of the Upper Midwest, and the p...

Midwest Gets First Major Snowstorm Of Warm Winter

AP | CARRIE ANTLFINGER | Posted 03.13.2012 | Green

MILWAUKEE (AP) — An unusually mild winter finally gave way to the Midwest's first big snowstorm of the season Thursday, blanketing a region unfazed ...

Chair-Free Chicago: New Initiative To Stop 'Dibs' On City Streets

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

This weekend, Chicago saw its first big snow of the season. While scraping ice and snow off of one's car and sidewalk doesn't seem so bad at first, pe...

Storm Turns holiday travel dangerous in Midwest

AP | PATRICK CONDON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

MINNEAPOLIS — A blustery storm spread snow and ice across the heartland Thursday as Americans rushed to get home for the holidays, grounding fli...