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Marvin Hooks wears a face mask to protect him from the cold as he walks on North Street in Pittsfield, Mass., Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. Bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern U.S. Monday with falling temperatures replacing the weekend's falling snow. (Ben Garver/The Berkshire Eagle via AP)
January 21, 2019 - 8:53 pm
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Falling temperatures replaced the weekend's falling snow Monday as bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern United States. The National Weather Service had forecast that temperatures would be more than 20 degrees below normal across the Northeast, with wind gusts up...
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A pedestrian walks across the street in downtown Scranton, Pa., on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. A major winter storm brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season and covered a large swath of the country in snow as it wreaked havoc on air travel and caused slick road conditions throughout New England Sunday. (Butch Comegys/The Times-Tribune via AP)
January 21, 2019 - 8:49 pm
The Latest on the winter storm hitting the East Coast (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Wind gusts exceeding 40 mph (64 kph) has caused flight disruptions at LaGuardia Airport in New York City. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey warned passengers Monday evening to check their flight status...
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January 21, 2019 - 6:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Delaware River Port Authority says a bridge between Pennsylvania and New Jersey has reopened after a large tire fire in northeast Philadelphia caused it to close. The fire broke out in the city's Port Richmond neighborhood just after 4:30 p.m. Monday. Flames and smoke could...
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January 21, 2019 - 5:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a busy intersection in Philadelphia's Center City has been closed due to what is being described as a large cave-in. Officials told WTXF-TV that they believe the sewer collapsed at the intersection of 20th and Chestnut streets, and it's not believed to be weather...
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January 21, 2019 - 1:39 pm
WALNUTPORT, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say one person has died and another is missing after an early morning house fire and explosion in eastern Pennsylvania. Northampton County coroner Zack Lysek told WFMZ-TV that remains of one person were recovered from the Lehigh Township home, where the blaze was...
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January 21, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Officials say strong river currents caused a dozen barges hauling coal to break loose from a tow boat, prompting the closure of major bridges crossing the Monongahela and Ohio rivers, at least one of which was struck. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says five vehicular bridges were...
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January 21, 2019 - 10:42 am
NEW CASTLE, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say eight Pennsylvania teenagers have been arrested for stealing cars from two companies at the Port of Wilmington. The News Journal of Wilmington reports that police say the cars were stolen from Trans Cargo and Auto Port Inc. The Port of Wilmington...
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January 21, 2019 - 12:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Multiple late night house fires in Philadelphia have left one woman dead and others displaced. The first fire broke out around 9:30 p.m. Saturday in the city's Chestnut Hill neighborhood. Firefighters arrived to flames coming from both floors of the 2-story home, and an elderly...
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January 20, 2019 - 4:23 pm
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Weather authorities are warning of dangerously cold temperatures moving into Pennsylvania following a storm that brought as much as a foot of snow to parts of the commonwealth. The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill warning beginning this evening for many...
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Airline baggage carts sit on the tarmac as crews prepare to remove snow at the Albany International Airport in Colonie, N.Y., Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)
January 20, 2019 - 10:29 am
The Latest on the winter storm moving across the country (all times local): 10:25 a.m. The major worry is ice, not snow, in parts of New England. Sleet and freezing rain is falling in much of the region and forecasters are warning of a flash freeze with temperatures plummeting later Sunday...
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