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People across the Northeast US prepare for snowstorm
The snowstorm bearing down on the Northeast sent people scrambling Monday to gas up their cars, stock their refrigerators and charge their phones. Travelers rushed to get to their destinations before airports closed, rail service was suspended and roads were declared off-limits....
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Lawmakers to weigh NY speaker's fate following charges
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Democrats in New York's state Assembly are debating whether to call for the ouster of their longtime leader, Speaker Sheldon Silver, following federal corruption charges....
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Calls for ouster of New York Assembly speaker increase
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- Control of the state Assembly hung in the balance Monday night as longtime Speaker Sheldon Silver fought to keep his grip on power amid mounting calls for his resignation following federal corruption charges....
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What you need to know about northeastern US snowstorm
The busy Northeast corridor was in line for a winter wallop that was predicted to bring anywhere from a few inches to a couple of feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Maine. Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the storm:...
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Millions hunker down as Northeast storm totals downgraded
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tens of millions of people along the East Coast hunkered down for a storm that for most failed to live up to predictions that it would be one of the worst they'd ever seen....
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Metro-North, LIRR shut down ahead of storm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Service on Metro-North and the Long Island Rail Road was shut down in advance of the massive snowstorm....
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Cuomo, de Blasio have scheduling snafu before NYC blizzard
NEW YORK (AP) -- As a blizzard bore down on New York City on Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged to carefully coordinate the state and city's efforts to safeguard the region from the storm - but initially stumbled on how, exactly, to deliver that message to residents....
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NYC mayor warns residents: Stay off roads, sidewalks
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio says it's going to be dangerous for anyone to even be walking around as a massive storm moves through the area....
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Amtrak suspends service in New England region
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Amtrak has announced that it will suspend rail service in the New England region and modify service between New York and Washington on Tuesday due to snowy conditions....
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Cuomo: Snow-related travel ban on roads, subway to shut down
NEW YORK (AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the New York City metro area's entire transportation infrastructure from roadways to railroads would be shut down late Monday night in advance of the worst part of a huge storm barreling into the area....
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Poll
How would you rate the planning for and reaction to the northeast storm?
  Overkill! Closings, and bans should happen on a need-be basis.
  Appropriate. Better safe than sorry!
 
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