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Ice, snow make Mid-Atlantic and Northeast U.S. a misery
Ice, snow make Mid-Atlantic and Northeast U.S. a misery

Snow and ice that had been moving their way across the country since last week, finally arrived in the nation’s Mid-Atlantic region, creating power outages and traffic woes up through the Northeast on Monday. Snowfalls of up to a foot were recorded in some areas and messy roads caused delays or chain-reaction accidents in several states. The nation’s capital was hard-hit and the federal government allowed workers to come in two hours later than usual or to take unscheduled leave. The storm appeared to be moving slowly, according to the National Weather Service, creating the possibility that another nasty weather system could follow in the first one’s tracks. Freezing...

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