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PHOTOS: Viewer pictures of shore flooding

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 23:53

 Viewer pictures of shore floodingThe blizzard hitting the area is causing major flooding at the Jersey shore


New York's MTA to suspend bus service due to blizzard

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 23:33
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority will suspend all bus service in New York City at 12 p.m. on Saturday because of blizzard conditions, an official said. The announcement came as a fierce winter storm gripped the region, with up to 18 inches of snow forecast to pile up in city streets before easing later in the day. (Reporting by Frank McGurty; E$diting by Mark Heinrich)

Q&A: Details about what's next in bird flu response efforts

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 23:26
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — More than 414,000 turkeys and chickens have been killed, some through a method considered a "last resort" of euthanasia, at 10 southwest Indiana farms affected by a bird flu outbreak. Testing and monitoring will continue for weeks to determine if the outbreak of the H7N8 viral strain is contained. That strain is different from one that led to the deaths of more than 48 million birds last summer.

Wind gusts hamper snow removal in Center City

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 22:55

Wind gusts hamper snow removal in Center CityThe wind gusts are brutal and are making it difficult to keep up with the fast moving snow.


Snow storm blows into New York overnight

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 22:40

Snow storm blows into New York overnightThe "winter weather emergency" in New York City kicks in at 8 a.m. Saturday; New York state of emergency declared.


State of Emergency in New Jersey due to snow storm; Long Island prepares for flooding

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 22:37

State of Emergency in New Jersey due to snow storm; Long Island prepares for floodingAmid a blizzard and coastal flooding concerns, New Jersey recommended voluntary evacuations in some coastal communities due to the big winter storm.


AccuWeather Alert: It's here! Major winter storm bears down on NY, NJ areas

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 21:57

 It's here! Major winter storm bears down on NY, NJ areasBlizzard and winter storm warnings have been issued as the storm threatens to dump a foot of snow on New York City and parts of the Tri-State area.


VIDEO: Motorcyclist captures end of CHP chase on Bay Bridge

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 21:02

 Motorcyclist captures end of CHP chase on Bay BridgeThursday morning a motorcyclist captured video of the end of a CHP chase on the Bay Bridge.


Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in Wilmington

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 21:01

Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in WilmingtonCrews are dealing with blizzard conditions as they work to repair a water main break in Wilmington, Delaware.


LIVE VIDEO: Watch Action News coverage of Blizzard 2016

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:49

 Watch Action News coverage of Blizzard 2016Action News is covering Blizzard 2016 from all across the area.


LIVE VIDEO: Snow falling on Center City from Temple U. camera

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:38

 Snow falling on Center CityWe're watching the snow fall on Center City Philadelphia from our Temple University camera.


NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditions

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:27

NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditionsFirefighters are battling blizzard conditions as well as a blaze that has damaged several townhomes in Brigantine, New Jersey.


Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in Wilmington

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:23

Water main ruptures during blizzard conditions in WilmingtonCrews are dealing with blizzard conditions as they work to repair a water main break in Wilmington, Delaware.


LIVE VIDEO: Mobile 6 on the snow-covered Philly streets

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 20:12

 Mobile 6 on the snow-covered Philly streetsMobile 6 is live on the streets of Philadelphia as the snow continues to fall.


Fire damages townhouses in Atlantic County

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:53

NJ firefighters battle blaze in blizzard conditionsFirefighters are battling a blaze that has damaged several townhomes in Brigantine, New Jersey.


The Latest: Japan's top central banker urges calm on China

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:36
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The latest developments from the final day of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where top executives and world leaders are meeting this week. All times local.

Super Bowl City to heavily impact traffic in San Francisco

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:30

Super Bowl City to heavily impact traffic in San FranciscoIn honor of its 50th year, this year's festivities will be the longest celebration in Super Bowl history, which could mean road closures in San Francisco for up to 21 days.


Super Bowl City businesses, parking lots gear up for big crowds

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:28

Super Bowl City businesses, parking lots gear up for big crowdsStarting this weekend, businesses around Super Bowl City in San Francisco will be gearing up and starting their safety measure early.


Road crews work to clear rockslides in Santa Cruz Mountains

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:22

Road crews work to clear rockslides in Santa Cruz MountainsAfter Friday's storm utility companies and road crews were busy cleaning up storm damage and clearing rockslides in the Santa Cruz Mountains.


Pacifica declares local state of emergency due to falling cliffs

Yahoo! National News - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 19:18

Pacifica declares local state of emergency due to falling cliffsThe city of Pacifica is asking for state and federal assistance due to the coastline that is falling away and unstable roads.