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UPDATE: 'Polar vortex' pushes subzero temps into Midwest

Updated: 01/06/2014 - A whirlpool of frigid, dense air known as a "polar vortex" is descending into much of the U.S., pummeling parts of the country with a dangerous cold that could break decades-old records.

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At least 13 dead in winter storm as Northeast digs out

Posted: 01/03/2014 - At least 13 deaths have been attributed to the winter storm that walloped the Northeast with snow overnight and delivered bone-chilling temperatures today. Much of the Northeast is getting bone-chilling temperatures in the aftermath of the storm.

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Snowfall ends, bitter cold settles in

Updated: 01/05/2014 - Snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches were common in KAKEland. Wichita got about 2 inches. The snow will be followed tonight by some of the coldest temperatures we’ve seen in several years.

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Fierce winter storm bearing down on northeast US

Posted: 01/02/2014 - Some schools in the Northeast stayed close for at least another day after the holidays while others planned early dismissals as a winter storm bears down on the region.

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Utility linemen brave cold, ice to restore power

Posted: 12/27/2013 - Utility crews, many working double shifts, are chipping away at power outages left by last week's ice storm in Michigan, New England and into eastern Canada.

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Flooding claims 4 lives in Kentucky

Posted: 12/22/2013 - Authorities say four people have been killed by flooding caused by a strong storm system that swept through most of Kentucky.BARDSTOWN, Ky. (AP) --

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3rd fatal crash in Okla. blamed on icy roads

Posted: 12/22/2013 - Oklahoma authorities say an Arkansas man has become the third person to die in an auto accident due to icy roads following a winter storm in the state.

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Massive, sloppy storm system snarls holiday travel

Posted: 12/22/2013 - A sloppy storm system that dished a bit of everything Saturday on an area stretching from Texas to eastern Canada was expected to bring rain Sunday to areas back East that enjoyed spring-like temperatures the day before.

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Big storm dumps snow on East Coast, travel dicey

Posted: 12/09/2013 - Roads have been slippery in much of the Northeast for this morning's commute to work, as a slow-moving storm that dumped snow and ice on the mid-Atlantic region moves up the coast.

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Icy roads cause numerous accidents

Updated: 12/08/2013 - If you are involved in a non-injury accident, both vehicles are driveable and no alcohol is involved, exchange insurance information with the other driver. You then have 48 hours to fill out an accident report. Forms are available at QuikTrip and police substations.

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Snow, sleet, ice hits large swath of US

Updated: 12/07/2013 - Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as the cold snap that covered much of the nation knocked out power and made roads treacherous Saturday.

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Working in the winter weather

Posted: 12/05/2013 - Some of the coldest weather so far this year has moved into the area, and those who work outside are finding ways to deal with the freezing temps.

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