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  • The rare mid-March "nor'easter" was tapering off over upstate New York and northern New England after dumping as much as a foot of snow with gale-force winds throughout the region on Tuesday, the weather service said. Amtrak said its trains would operate on a modified schedule between New York City and Boston and between New York City and Albany on Wednesday.

  • Still, millions of people on the East Coast will face temperatures 10 to 25 degrees below average, wind gusts of 30 mph and slick roads and sidewalks as they return to work and school on Wednesday, the National Weather Service said. The rare mid-March "nor'easter" was tapering off over upstate New York and northern New England after dumping as much as a foot of snow...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 15- A late-season snowstorm that swept the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States began to weaken on Wednesday after closing schools, grounding flights and knocking out electricity supply to hundreds of thousands of consumers. Snowfall brought by the rare mid-March "nor'easter" will slowly taper off over upstate New York and...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- A late-season snowstorm swept the mid-Atlantic and northeastern United States on Tuesday, closing public school systems from Washington, D.C., to Boston, grounding thousands of airline flights and knocking out electricity to 200,000 customers. Tens of millions of residents from Maryland to Maine faced a "rapidly intensifying...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- A blizzard swept through the heavily populated northeastern United States on Tuesday, grounding thousands of flights, canceling classes and pummeling those who ventured out onto snow-bound streets. Some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine faced a "rapidly intensifying nor'easter" over the course of the day that was unusual...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- A blizzard swept through the heavily populated northeastern United States on Tuesday, grounding flights, canceling classes and pummeling those who ventured out onto snow-bound streets. Some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine faced a "rapidly intensifying nor'easter" that was unusual for striking so late in the winter,...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- A blizzard swept through the heavily populated northeastern United States on Tuesday, grounding flights, canceling classes and encasing Washington's famed cherry blossoms in ice. Some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine faced a "rapidly intensifying nor'easter" that was unusual for striking so late in the winter, according...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- Snow piled up rapidly in parts of the northeastern United States on Tuesday as a blizzard swept in, forcing airlines to ground flights and schools to cancel classes while shrouding an early herald of spring, Washington's famed cherry blossoms, in ice. The National Weather Service warned some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 14- Snow piled up rapidly in parts of the northeastern United States on Tuesday as a blizzard began blowing in, with residents being advised to stay at home, airlines grounding flights and schools canceling classes. The National Weather Service warned some 50 million people from Pennsylvania to Maine of a "rapidly intensifying nor'easter"...

  • National Weather Service blizzard and winter storm warnings were in effect for the region including New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut, with forecasts for up to 2 feet of snow by early Wednesday and temperatures 15 to 30 degrees below normal for this time of year. "If you must go out, do so for as limited time period as possible... but the best thing to do...

  • The National Weather Service issued blizzard warnings for parts of eight states including New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut, with forecasts calling for up to 2 feet of snow by early Wednesday, with temperatures 15 to 30 degrees below normal for this time of year. "If you must go out, do so for as limited time period as possible... but the best thing to do...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, March 13- A fast-moving winter storm bringing up to two feet of snow was expected to hit the northeastern United States, forecasters warned on Monday, prompting airlines to cancel thousands of flights and some mayors to order schools to close on Tuesday. The National Weather Service issued blizzard warnings for parts of Pennsylvania, New Jersey,...

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  • Preet Bharara, the United States attorney for the Southern District of New York

    Bharara's refusal could force a potential showdown with President Trump and the Department of Justice.

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Feb 16- New York state announced a final cyber security regulation on Thursday with mandatory standards for banks and insurers to combat the ever-increasing risk of cyber attacks. New York attorney Jed Davis, a former U.S. federal cyber crimes prosecutor, called the regulation a "game changer." In 2015, the New York Department of Financial...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Feb 16- New York state on Thursday announced final regulations requiring banks and insurers to meet minimum cyber-security standards and report breaches to regulators as part of an effort to combat a surge in cyber crime and limit damages to consumers. "These strong, first-in-the-nation protections will help ensure this industry has the...

  • NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Feb 16- New York state on Thursday announced final regulations requiring banks and insurers to meet minimum cyber-security standards and report breaches to regulators as part of an effort to combat a surge in cyber crime and limit damages to consumers. "These strong, first-in-the-nation protections will help ensure this industry has the...

  • STOCKHOLM, Feb 16- Swedish music streaming service Spotify will move its U.S headquarters and more than double its workforce in the country by next year, New York governor Andrew Cuomo said on Wednesday. The firm will move its New York office to the World Trade Center from the Midtown South area of Manhattan, adding more than 1,000 new jobs while retaining 832, the...

  • Daniel Ek, CEO and Founder of Spotify

    Andrew Cuomo announced Spotify is moving its HQ in New York to 4 World Trade Center, which will add more than 1,000 new jobs in the city.

  • A man walks his dog in the snow in Washington Square Park, February 9, 2017 in New York City.

    An intense blizzard created the perfect conditions for black ice.