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2010-03-29 07:25:00

During the first two weeks of February 2010, the GOES-12 weather satellite observed a record-setting series of "Nor'easter" snow storms which blanketed the mid-Atlantic coast in two blizzards.

2008-09-28 15:00:10

EASTPORT, Maine | A rare tropical storm warning and hurricane watch were posted for parts of the Maine coast on Saturday as Hurricane Kyle roared toward the region, threatening conditions similar to a New England nor'easter.

2008-07-30 06:00:34

By Mitchell Freedman, Newsday, Melville, N.Y. Jul. 30--The failure of some of Long Island's ocean beaches to build up with sand this year has local officials and residents concerned that powerful winter storms could sweep beachfront houses out to sea and cause widespread flooding.

2006-02-13 08:52:42

By Jason Szep BOSTON (Reuters) - The biggest snowstorm of the season belted northeastern United States on Sunday, sinking New York City into its deepest snow on record, cutting power to thousands of homes, closing airports but bringing joy to ski resorts.

2006-02-12 18:23:50

By Jason Szep BOSTON (Reuters) - The biggest snowstorm of the season belted northeastern United States on Sunday, sinking New York City into its deepest snow on record, cutting power to thousands of homes, closing airports but bringing joy to ski resorts.

2005-10-25 09:49:39

BOSTON (Reuters) - Howling winds and driving rain lashed the northeastern U.S. coast on Tuesday, causing power outages in Massachusetts, flight delays and forcing authorities to issue warnings for floods and high winds.

2005-10-25 08:43:12

BOSTON (Reuters) - Howling winds and driving rain lashed the northeastern U.S. coast on Tuesday, causing power outages in Massachusetts and forcing authorities to issue warnings for floods and high winds.

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2005-10-13 08:30:00

Government forecasters on Wednesday predicted a warmer than normal winter, offering hope to much of the Midwest and West as concern grows about the rising costs of heating during cold-weather.


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  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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