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Edisa Weeks gives her 5-year-old nephew, Niko Brown, a push down a hill at the Brattleboro Little League Field, in Brattleboro, Vt..
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AP News
December 02, 2019 - 7:46 pm
Plague is often depicted as shifting the course of human history, but scholars say an outbreak that has been blamed for the demise of the Roman Empire likely didn't kill half the world's population in just a few years. Read more here.
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A section of the Northeast Extension between Quakertown and Allentown.
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KYW Staff
December 02, 2019 - 7:50 am
The Philadelphia region gets its first significant snowfall of the season today. A winter storm warning kicked in at 6 a.m. for the northern suburbs, and a winter weather advisory starts at 9 a.m. for the city and South Jersey. Dozens of schools in the area are closed. Read more here.
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Pedestrians shield from the rain with an umbrellas during a cold rainy day in Center City, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 in Philadelphia.
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AP News
December 02, 2019 - 6:39 am
A wintry storm that made Thanksgiving travel miserable across much of the country gripped the East with a messy mixture of rain, snow, sleet and wind, slowing the Monday morning commute, closing schools and offices, and snarling air travel. Read more here.
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In this Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 photo, the last of fall's leaves cling to the trees as snow gathers in Glenbrook Basin in Grass Valley, Calif.
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AP News
December 01, 2019 - 12:58 pm
A powerful winter storm that's been tormenting travelers across the U.S. since before Thanksgiving moved to the Northeast on Sunday, packing one last punch of snow and ice as people make their way home after the holiday weekend. Read more here.
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Cars and trucks in stopped traffic on Interstate 5 near Dunsmuir, Calif.
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AP News
November 28, 2019 - 6:21 pm
Wintry weather temporarily loosened its grip across much of the U.S. just in time for Thanksgiving, but travelers were bracing for heavy snow and blizzard conditions in some areas as they made plans to return home. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade rehearsal
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
November 27, 2019 - 6:07 pm
With strong, gusty winds in the forecast for turkey day, organizers of Philadelphia's 100th Thanksgiving Day Parade are closely monitoring conditions. Read more here.
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A woman stretching before exercising.
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KYW Staff
November 25, 2019 - 2:48 pm
We are getting to the time of year where stretching becomes more important than ever if you plan to exercise outdoors or if you're exercising indoors but coming in from the cold. Read more here.
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A jogger braves temperatures in the teens as he goes for a run Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Snow and icy conditions are snarling traffic and closing or delaying schools in parts of the Northeast and South.
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AP News
November 12, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Snow and cold records fell from the Plains to the Great Lakes and beyond as an arctic airmass that started in Siberia spilled over a big chunk of the eastern half of the U.S., including the normally mild South, on Tuesday.
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A lone hiker navigates the 31st street beach bike trail in a stiff wind and blowing snow off Lake Michigan.
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AP News
November 11, 2019 - 6:30 pm
An arctic air mass that brought snow and ice to an area stretching from the Rocky Mountains to northern New England on Monday was poised to give way to record-breaking cold temperatures. Read more here.
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A PennDOT salt storage area on January 13, 2019.
Paul Kuehnel/York Daily Record
Mark Abrams
November 11, 2019 - 8:59 am
PennDOT's winter storm plan includes a full complement of salt trucks equipped with plows, but the agency is anticipating the need for more help in the driver's seat this year. Diesel mechanics, too, are in demand to keep the trucks on the road.
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