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A couple holds hand near Columbia University early Feb. 8, 2013 as a powerful winter storm settled in on the area. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork)

Sloppy Late-Winter Storm To Bring Snow, Sleet, Freezing Rain

Up to 8 inches of snow may fall in some outlying areas as a winter storm pushes into the Tri-State Area beginning Monday afternoon.


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Winter Storm Packing Snow, Heavy Rain And Strong Winds Headed Our Way

The system will arrive Wednesday around midday, bringing heavy rain and snow that could disrupt travel and cause power problems throughout the Tri-State Area.


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NJ TRANSIT Announces Winter Storm-Related Changes For Customers

NJ TRANSIT will begin offering full systemwide cross-honoring starting 2 p.m. Wednesday through the end of the service day on Thursday.


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Caved In Selden Home Had Stood For More Than Four Decades

It wasn’t only the roads on Long Island that were affected by the blizzard, the snow also proved to be too much for some buildings including a Selden home that had been standing for more than four decades.


Two storms were set to collide over the Tri-State Area on Feb. 8, 2013, leading to huge amounts of snowfall and blizzard conditions throughout the region. (Graphic: CBS 2)

Monster Snowstorm Bears Down On Tri-State Area; Blizzard Warning Issued

How much and how bad? That seems to be the question on everybody’s mind Thursday as two powerful storm systems head toward the Tri-State Area.


CBS 2's forecast for Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. (Graphic: CBS 2)

NYC Looking At 4-8 Inches Of Snow, Points North And East Much More Friday

A Winter Storm Watch will be in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon for the New York City-metro area and Long Island.


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The Week In Review: Taylor Sentenced, Bus Driver Speaks & Winter Flashback

This week in the Tri-State area, we saw the continuing fallout from the Bronx bus crash that left 15 people dead, witnessed an unprecedented prosecution of ACS workers and received another visit from an unwelcome guest — old man winter.


New Yorkers commute after a freezing rain storm slicked the roads February 02, 2011 in New York City. The Northeast region of the United States has seen an uncharacteristically cold and stormy winter. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Decision To Keep Schools Open Angers Many NYC Parents

A thick coating of ice made getting around very hazardous and, in some areas, nearly impossible, but it wasn’t enough to cancel schools – a decision that left some parents furious.


John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Massive Winter Storm Disrupting Area Flights

Be prepared for delays if you’re planning on catching a flight from JFK, Laguardia or Newark airport. The ice storm frosting the region is also freezing some flights.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (AP Photo/Office of the Mayor, Samantha Modell)

Mayor Declares Weather Emergency; Storm Intensifies

In a frantic effort to avoid another chaotic and dangerous situation, the mayor and top agencies released a 15-point action plan to combat future storms, including the one expected to hit Tuesday.


Projected snow totals for Jan. 11

Snowstorm To Dump Foot-Plus Across Tri-State

It won’t be as bad as the Blizzard of 2010 but the Tri-State area is once again bracing for some significant snowfall.


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NYC To Resume Alternate-Side Parking Regulations

The city Department of Transportation says alternate-side-of-the-street parking regulations will be back in effect on Monday.


As her friend sleeps, Yue Zhang, right, works on her laptop, as they wait in New York's Port Authority Bus Terminal for a bus to Ithaca, New York delayed since last night by a severe winter storm Monday Dec. 27, 2010. The women spent the night in a nearby hotel. A powerful East Coast blizzard menaced would-be travelers by air, rail and highway Monday, leaving thousands without a way to get home after the holidays and shutting down major airports and rail lines for a second day. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)

Along Coast, Storm’s Stranded Tell Their Stories

The winter storm that has been slogging up the East Coast for three days is leaving some travelers in desperate straits. Some are stranded in airports with food supplies, not just flights, running now. Others are stuck a little more happily with old friends. But nothing has gone as planned, it seems.


People continue to dig out along 72nd Street in New York Monday, Dec. 27, 2010, in the wake of a powerful East Coast blizzard that menaced would-be travelers by air, rail and highway, leaving thousands without a way to get home after the holidays and shutting down major airports and rail lines for a second day. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

NYC: Abandoned Cars Impede Plowing After Storm

New York City officials say abandoned cars left on city streets slowed efforts to clear streets after a massive post-Christmas snowstorm.


A motorist drives down an icy road. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Drivers Urged To Stay Off NJ Roads

New Jersey authorities are urging residents to stay indoors and off the roads while a monster winter storm socks the Garden State.