A semitractor-trailer overturned Sunday morning during a two-vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 435 and Quivira Road. Snow-covered roads lead to slick conditions in the Kansas City area. (Video courtesy of Kansas City Scout)
A large winter storm hit the Carolinas to Maine, dumping snow in areas that haven't seen it in decades. Thursday, some could also see freezing cold temperatures and strong winds. Blizzard warnings and states of emergency were in effect.
A nor’easter with the potential to undergo “bombogenesis” – or the rapid intensification of a mid-latitude storm – began its move up the eastern seaboard on January 3, bringing snow and freezing conditions to many southeastern states. The storm was forecast to bring blizzard conditions to much of the northeast, beginning late Wednesday night, with warnings stretching through Thursday, January 4, according to the National Weather Service.
Residents of Tallahassee, Florida, got a rare treat on the morning of January 3: a dusting of snow. Roads remained slick despite only receiving a small amount of precipitation, and officials asked residents to stay off the roads as much as possible.
Each fall millions of tourists spend billions of dollars to go "leaf peeping" in New England. Autumn colors are getting even more of a boost with the development of a hybrid maple for the Pacific Northwest. It turns out, there's a term for the tourists who flock north by bus, car, plane and train to watch the leaves change.