Snow has been piling up in parts of the northeastern United States as a huge winter storm named “Stella” brought blizzards and disruption in several states.
With winds of up to 100km/h, Winter Storm Stella is set to cause severe disruption for commuters across many parts of the north-east until Wednesday.
It was feared many people had been swept away by an avalanche which struck on a busy blue run near the popular resort in the French Alps. Rescuers now think no was caught up in the emergency.
Icy conditions and powerful winds are causing havoc in the US, from multi-car pileups in Syracuse, New York, to fallen trees and power lines in South Carolina.
The continent is dealing with week of extreme cold and blizzard-like conditions.
A second wave of blizzards in Romania has closed more than 130 roads and caused huge delays and cancellations on the railways.
A winter storm has felled California's iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree, an ancient Sequoia which is believed to have lived for at least 1,000 years
Severe snow storms and strong winds have caused chaos across much of central and eastern Europe.
Two days after the worst snow storm in decades, Washington DC is going back to work. Children and adults alike made the most of Washington DC’s
The big freeze continues on the US east coast and in the city that never sleeps snow ploughs and snowmen have become a regular feature. New York’s
Normally, the weather isn’t something a Washington correspondent would talk about. But this weekend was different. On Friday we decided to do a
A mere six weeks ago, people were milling around New York in t-shirts and thin jackets – the weather exceptionally warm for the time of year. Now the
A huge blizzard is causing chaos to parts of the United States and it is due to continue all weekend. Blanketed in snow, The White House has never
It’s being described as a blizzard of epic proportions. Snowstorm Jonas is sweeping across the east coast of the United States, carrying with it
The eastern seaboard of the United States is bracing itself for a great white storm forecasters are saying is of epic proportions. A metre of snow is
An avalanche in the French Alps hit a group of ten schoolchildren and their accompanying teacher, killing at least three people and seriously
Hundreds of flights have been cancelled at Istanbul’s two international airports as the city lies under a blanket of snow. Schools in Istanbul have
Winter hit Iceland in a big way on Tuesday with the first mammoth snowstorm of the season causing havoc for motorists and other travellers. Despite
Winter storms are once again battering parts of Atlantic Canada with high winds and heavy snow falls. Halifax is almost completely shut down, with
Parts of Niagara Falls have frozen over as large areas of the United States shiver in record-breaking low temperatures for this time of year. As
A snow storm has hit Istanbul grounding planes halting traffic and forcing the temporary closure of the Bosphorus Strait shipping channel. Turkish