Category - United States


USA: midwest to eastern coast: storms

Another show in a seemingly endless parade of severe weather will march through the Midwest into the Northeast into Wednesday night, bringing damaging winds, large hail, flash flooding and even the threat for tornadoes along with it. Cities most at risk include New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Washington, Chicago, Nashville, Tenn., Indianapolis and […]


Philadelphia Intl Airport: computer outage in early morning today Jun 19

Computer outage delays some travelers at Philadelphia International Airport Updated at 12:48 PM today SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA – June 19, 2013 (WPVI) — A computer systems problem has delayed some travelers using United Airlines, American Airlines and Air Canada at Philadelphia International Airport on Wednesday. The computers went down at 3:30 a.m., customers were told, but […]


NYC: Meningitis warning for Gay Pride weekend: Jun 28-30

People traveling to New York City for Gay Pride events over the June 28-30 weekend are being told to seek advice about vaccination for invasive meningococcal disease, in a report released Monday in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Ahead of the 2013 Gay Pride weekend, June 28-30, people traveling to NYC were advised to talk […]


USA: mid-atlantic states, SE states: power outages: storms

(Reuters) – Almost half a million homes and businesses, mostly in the U.S. Mid-Atlantic states, were still without power early Friday following a series of severe storms on Thursday, according to local power companies. Duke Energy Corp, the biggest power company in the United States, was the hardest hit with more than 240,000 customers still […]


Miami: airport All clear now: concourse had been evacuated

MIAMI (AP) – A concourse at Miami International Airport has been reopened after the discovery of a suspicious package. Airport spokesman Marc Henderson says authorities investigated the package and determined it was not a threat.


NYC: airport delays: weather: LGA

AA Delay Information for LGA Active Delays Ground Delay Program – This airport has issued a Ground Delay Program affecting flights arriving between 08:33 22 Apr and 23:59 22 Apr due to WEATHER / WIND. Flights are being delayed an average of 103 minutes. Delay – This airport is experiencing departure delays of 61 to […]