Winter storm dumps snow and knocks out power on US East Coast

Thousands of people were left without power as a storm brought more than 2ft (60cm) of snow to the US east coast.
More than 800,000 customers were without electricity, including some who have been without power since last Friday's powerful winter storm.
Heavy snow and icy roads prompted officials to close schools and cancel or delay thousands of flights across the region.
It is the second storm to hit the US East Coast in less than a week.
More snow and wind gusts of up to 55 miles (88km/h) were expected to stretch across eastern New York through northern Maine on Thursday.
Up to 18 inches... read more

 
8 March 2018 in World News, Views: 45
Source: BBC
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