USA

  • A pedestrian walks into wind-driven snow in Boston, Massachusetts, Feb. 8, 2013.
  • Firefighters load salt onto a container in the back of their truck at a Sanitation Department depot in New York, Feb. 8, 2013.
  • Rasmus Thomsen of Denmark works on his computer as he waits at Boston Logan International Airport after flights were cancelled or delayed due to a massive winter storm, in Boston, Massachusetts Feb. 8, 2013.
  • Andre Tranchemantague, left, and Will Guerette, ski on a snow-covered road in Portland, Maine, Feb. 8, 2013.
  • Jack Percoco of Cambridge, Massachusetts, reaches into depleted shelves for milk at a supermarket in Somerville, Massachusetts, Feb. 8, 2013. 

Major Snowstorm Threatens Northeastern US

Published February 08, 2013

Residents in nine northeastern states are preparing for what forecasters say could be the most powerful winter storm to hit the region in 25 years.


You May Like

Analysts Warn of Regional Proxy Conflict in Afghanistan

Analysts warn if Kabul’s neighbors do not start to cooperate, competing desires for influence could deteriorate into a bloody proxy war in the country More

Saudi Intelligence Chief Replaced

Bandar bin Sultan came under criticism for supporting al Qaida, prompting King Abdallah to wrest Syria operations away from him in February, handing them to Interior Minister Prince Mohammed bin Nayef More

Poetry Magazine editor Don Share talks what makes a good poem with VOA's David Byrd

What makes a good poem? And is poetry as viable an art form as it once was? To find out, VOA's David Byrd spoke to Don Share, the editor of Poetry Magazine. More