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Record-Setting Cold Chills Northeast On Valentine's Day

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 02.14.2016 | Green

BOSTON (Reuters) - Residents of much of the northeastern United States woke up on Sunday to bone-chilling cold conditions that shattered Valentine's D...

Life-Threatening Cold Descend On Northeast U.S.

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 02.13.2016 | Green

By Scott Malone and Valerie Vande Panne BOSTON, Mass (Reuters) - A dangerous cold snap bringing life-threatening cold was settling in across the north...

Snow is a Four-Letter Word

Karen Ann Kennedy | Posted 02.10.2016 | Comedy
Karen Ann Kennedy

There are many four-letter words that I adore; think cake, cats, and cash, and probably more than one or two four-letter words that I dislike; think m...

Winter Storm Jonas and Business Continuity Make Strange Bedfellows

Rose Stanley | Posted 01.22.2016 | Business
Rose Stanley

Figuring out how to deal with significant snow, ice and possible coastal flooding and power outages is not only on the minds of up to 50 million peopl...

A Guide to Staying Ridiculously Happy This Winter

Thrillist | Posted 01.12.2016 | Healthy Living

By: Jess Novak Credit: Shutterstock Between the family obligations, the weather, and the nagging feeling that the football team you coached this se...

The Streets Froze Over, And These Ice Skaters Couldn't Be Happier

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.05.2016 | World

Parts of the Netherlands have turned into a winter wonderland, tempting locals to skate on ice-covered roads. Multiple YouTube videos uploaded on Tues...

When Winter Becomes Solitary Confinement

Eric J. Hall | Posted 01.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Eric J. Hall

The short days and long cold nights of winter can have a negative effect on people who already feel lonely and isolated.

Deadly Storm Pushes North, Stranding Tens Of Thousands Of Travelers

Reuters | Jade Walker | Posted 12.29.2015 | Politics

Dec 29 (Reuters) - A storm system that triggered deadly tornadoes and flooding in the U.S. Midwest and Southwest was pushing north on Tuesday, bringin...

6 Ways to Embrace Winter

Kimberly Petrosino | Posted 12.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Kimberly Petrosino

Winter.. that dreaded word. For many, it's viewed as the dark period of the whole year. Let's face it, winter lasts a long time and it sure can linger, especially if you despise it. This year I encourage you to change your outlook and embrace it as you would any other season!

Everything You Need to Know About Not Getting Sick This Winter

Thrillist | Posted 11.10.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Nicholas Knock Credit: Flickr/Hernán Piñera Winter: it's the worst! Not only are you cooped up inside, but you're stuck there fighting some v...

Bitterly Cold Winters May Soon Be A Thing Of The Past

Climate Central | Jade Walker | Posted 11.06.2015 | Politics

The relentless bitter cold the U.S. East Coast faced during the winter of 2013-2014 is becoming increasingly rare — possibly 20 to 100 times less li...

The Route To These Ice Caves Is Treacherous, But The Views Are Totally Worth It

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.02.2015 | Green

More than 11,000 people traveled to the far reaches of chilly Wisconsin this weekend, trekking for miles down a road and across the treacherous ice of...

Yoda Speaks: Motivational Wisdom for Exhausted Shovelers

Laura Zigman | Posted 04.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Laura Zigman

(via Let the force of Yoda, the small green speaker of big truths, be with you as you face the monumental task of shoveling out afte...

Deadly Cold Punishes Eastern U.S.

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2015 | Green

(Adds details from Florida and Pennsylvania) By Jonathan Allen NEW YORK, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Millions of people awoke to ...

We Get the Winter Blues in the Caribbean, Too

Amanda Walkins | Posted 04.21.2015 | Travel
Amanda Walkins

Those of us who left that frozen tundra behind and moved to the Caribbean are also suffering from the winter blues. And aquas. And greens. And you know what? We're really not suffering actually.

This Cold Weather Pretty Much Freezes Everything

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.20.2015 | Green

Not even the power of Niagara Falls can stand up to the epic cold snap that's settled in over parts of New England, the Midwest and the South this wee...

The U.S. Has Actually Been Having An Unusually Warm Winter

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 03.19.2015 | Green

Yes, we know, it's been frigid in much of the U.S. this week. Winter storms have set some crazy snowfall records, and New England has been hit with an...

Warning! The 3 Biggest Winter Health Hazards for Pets

Sean Conlon | Posted 04.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Sean Conlon

Harsh winter weather can have serious impacts on the health of our beloved canine companions, and so far, 2015 has kicked off with some headline-makin...

6 Ways to Beat the Winter Blahs

Houzz | Posted 04.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

Snuggle in. Winter is such a good time for getting cozy and cuddly. Life is made up of small rituals and simple pleasures. This winter I made of point of buying a few throw blankets and placed a large basket under our side table in the living room.

Shiver Me Whiskers! Here Are 5 Tips To Keep Your Pets Safe In The Cold

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.05.2015 | Green

Winters may be getting warmer every year, but that doesn't mean these frigid temperatures and snow storms are going anywhere. It's always best to be p...

8 Tips to Protect Your Trip From Mother Nature | Posted 03.29.2015 | Travel

Inclement weather can affect air travel in any season, even on the clearest of days. Whether it's high winds, rain, sleet or snow, each year brings a slew of delays that could severely cramp your travel plans.

Why Does it Snow?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 03.29.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo


8 Ways to Keep Winter Chills Out

Houzz | Posted 03.25.2015 | HuffPost Home

Weather stripping and door snakes? Check and check. If your house is drafty and cold in the winter, you've likely already been looking at ways to batten down the hatches.

Groups Place Free Hats And Scarves Around Cities, Spread Warmth To Those Who Need It Most

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.24.2015 | Good News

These good Samaritans are working to make sure that the homeless and others in need are prepared for the winter weather. Hats and scarves have bee...

20 Ways a Minnesota Winter Equals an Arizona Summer

Rebecca Hubanks | Posted 03.17.2015 | Travel
Rebecca Hubanks

Dear reader, it suites to compare that if you find yourself in the Great North braving winter or in Phoenix's sweltering summer, you'll surely relate to these parallels.