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Wednesday January 28, 2015
Inches of snow and time of measurement as reported by the National Weather Service.
Flurries began Monday morning and are expected to gather force as the day goes on, bringing high winds, low visibility and treacherous road conditions.
What is open and closed as the New York region prepares for a blizzard.
What if my son had panicked and the officer had fired? Had I come close to losing him?
As a result of a settlement with the Hershey’s Company, Let’s Buy British Imports, or L.B.B., agreed this week to stop importing all Cadbury’s chocolate made overseas.
A season in the charmed, cutthroat life of the N.F.L.’s most enigmatic quarterback.
The National Weather Service said the blizzard warning for the city had been canceled, and a ban on travel in the region was lifted. The subway resumed limited service around 9 a.m.
A system to detect flying objects failed to pick up a small drone, raising questions about whether the Secret Service could bring down a similar object if it endangered the president.
Now that Alexis Tsipras has won, and won big, European officials would be well advised to stop lecturing him on fiscal responsibility.
The goal, announced at the billionaire brothers’ annual winter retreat, is an unparalleled effort by outside groups to shape a presidential election.
A New York State statute to protect the infirm has become a routine tool for nursing homes to ensure bills are paid.
Monday: Updates as the city and region prepare for the storm.
Since 2000, the middle-class share of households has narrowed as more have fallen to the bottom of the economic ladder.
Jeffrey A. Sterling was convicted of espionage on charges that he told a New York Times reporter about a secret operation to disrupt Iran’s nuclear program.
Interspecies interactions are all over YouTube. Yes, they’re cute, but are they useful to scientists?
Latest reports on the blizzard that mostly wasn’t, but that still shut down the city.
What big data reveals and conceals about our desires, our bodies and our many insecurities.
A Texas chili, like all great beef stews, combines the fragrant spices of a tagine, the succulent beefiness of pot roast and the slurpy heat of a goulash. (Article plus video.)
High winds and whiteout conditions swept across New England as the storm moved up the East Coast, leaving the island of Nantucket without power.
Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, the new deputy crown prince, embodies Saudi Arabia’s shift to a more assertive foreign policy, analysts say.
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