Topic: Northeastern
major snowstorm slams northeastern us
January 23, 2014

Major snowstorm slams northeastern US

WASHINGTON  - The northeastern US shivered amid heavy snowfall and far below average temperatures Wednesday in a storm that grounded thousands of flights and triggered traffic chaos.The nasty weather with its bone-chilling gusts and heavy snow stretched from Washington to New England. The ...

Strong Quake Rocks Northeastern Taiwan
September 09, 2008, 2:50 pm

Strong quake rocks northeastern Taiwan

An undersea earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 jolted Taiwan on Tuesday, the island's Central Weather Bureau said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties. The tremor, which could be felt in many parts of northern Taiwan, struck at 3:43 pm (1343 PST) and was centred 86 ...