First snow, then ‘brutal’ cold for millions in storm’s path

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More than 90 million people across the Midwest and Northeast were bracing for a major snowstorm and and blizzard-like conditions, followed by dangerous cold that could sap the melting power of salt and threaten lives.

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Thousands still without power as more snow on way to Northeast

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As efforts continued Saturday to restore power to residents across much of the Midwest and Northeast after an debilitating ice storm, more snow is projected to accumulate Sunday night, officials said.

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Swirling storm packing ‘heart attack snow’ pounds Midwest, takes aim at Northeast

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Travel-snarling system mauls Midwest, with forecasters saying it could hit major Eastern Seaboard cities later this week.

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Danger not over as Northeast digs out after storm 

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Ten deaths are blamed on the blizzard, including a boy killed by carbon monoxide; hundreds of thousands still without power.

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BREAKING: 9 deaths from Northeast blizzard confirmed, including 5 in Connecticut

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A gusting winter storm buried parts of the Northeast under 3 feet of snow and left millions of people with little to do Saturday but wait — for lights to come on, flights to resume and packed-in cars to be freed.

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'Whiteout': Potentially historic winter storm closes in on Northeast

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Severe winter weather barrels toward some of the most populated parts of the nation, closing schools, causing travel chaos and threatening two feet of snow and gale-force winds.

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#NBCNewsPics: Share your blizzard photos

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A crippling and potentially historic winter storm is barreling toward the Northeast this weekend, threatening tens of millions of people with 2 feet of snow. How is the blizzard affecting your area? Show us with the hashtag #NBCNewsPics on InstagramTwitter, or upload your pictures directly to on the link below.

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'it’s going to be crippling': huge storm closes in on northeast

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With more than 50 million Americans in its path and Boston in the crosshairs, a dangerous winter storm churned Friday into the Northeast, where thousands of schools were closed and thousands of flights canceled as forecasters warned of a whiteout.

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Blizzard alert: Northeast snowstorm could be among the worst of all time

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A crippling and potentially historic winter storm barreled toward the Northeast on Thursday, threatening tens of millions of people with 2 feet of snow. Airlines encouraged fliers to change their plans and get out of the way.

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'Blockbuster' storm or light dusting? Forecasts vary for late-week Nor'easter

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A major winter storm bound for the Northeast could bury Boston and surrounding areas under more than two feet of snow later this week — or not, depending on which weather forecast model is right.

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Frigid temperatures continue to blast Northeast, Midwest; ice hits the South

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Capping off a brutal week of frigid conditions and subzero wind chills, residents across much of the country on Friday were still experiencing some of the coldest temperatures in years — with southern states getting a rare icy blast.

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