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‘Bomb cyclone’ slams US north-east and leaves over 600,000 without power
Nor’easter became a bomb cyclone after storm system’s pressure dropped from 1,008 millibars to 980 as 31m under a flood watch

Gloria Oladipo in New York

27, Oct, 2021 @3:57 PM

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Experience: I fell down a hidden well
I heard a crack, then the floor gave way

Chris Town

01, Oct, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Death toll rises in US north-east after sudden heavy rains and flooding
Deaths and damage spanned huge areas in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Maryland

Nina Lakhani, Mark Oliver and Martin Pengelly in New York, and agencies

03, Sep, 2021 @7:17 PM

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‘People did extraordinary things’: Ida rescuers lauded for heroic efforts
New York mayor pays tribute to first responders after people trapped in basements and cars

Maya Yang

03, Sep, 2021 @5:14 PM

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Q&A: did the climate crisis fuel Henri and the Tennessee flooding?
Climate scientists say while it’s difficult to give a precise attribution, the fingerprints of the climate crisis are undoubtedly present to some degree

Oliver Milman

24, Aug, 2021 @7:30 AM

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A man with Alzheimer’s proposed to his wife after forgetting they were married. She said yes
‘He doesn’t know that I’m his wife,’ Lisa Marshall said. So when Peter proposed again, she decided to go for it

Gloria Oladipo

22, Jun, 2021 @7:52 PM

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Amazon closes US construction site after seven nooses discovered
Retail giant offering $100,000 reward for more information on nooses, the first of which appeared on 27 April in Connecticut

Amanda Holpuch in New York

21, May, 2021 @1:25 PM

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New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to lift Covid restrictions on businesses
Andrew Cuomo: ‘Today is a milestone for New York state’ with subway system also to return to 24-hour service

Lauren Aratani

04, May, 2021 @3:43 PM

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Why won’t this giant oil pipeline reveal its secret backers?
Expansion will stretch hundreds miles and is fiercely opposed by numerous groups – but despite repeated calls the Canadian government has not forced the pipeline reveal its insurers

Carl Meyer for Canada's National Observer and Emily Holden for Floodlight

04, May, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Fire ravages Paul Newman's western-style children's camp in Connecticut
Large section of Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, set up by film star to support children with limitations, destroyed

Edward Helmore and agencies

13, Feb, 2021 @1:40 PM

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Small earthquake in New England, not much damage
Sunday morning 3.6 quake centered near Bliss Corner is felt in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island

Victoria Bekiempis in New York

08, Nov, 2020 @8:38 PM

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Going off: US cities see explosion in use of fireworks
Boom attributed to celebration of protest successes, defiance of police and relief at the easing of coronavirus restrictions

Helen Sullivan

23, Jun, 2020 @4:32 AM

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