If this photo isn't high up enough for you, NASA published an awesome satellite image of Northeast snow cover after the storm
This week, as Nemo barreled up the Northeast coast, a different storm hit Washington, centered on Congressional oversight of the lethal use of drones. Given how little official concern there was about the issue during Obama's first term, this tempest was a welcome development. The long overdue debate was occasioned by the leak of a memo detailing the administration's legal justification for drone strikes, and the confirmation hearings for CIA director nominee John Brennan -- the president's frequent "kill list" co-author. With the memo's legal reasoning even broader than suspected, Congress is considering setting up special courts, like those currently used for authorizing domestic surveillance, making it at least as hard for the government to kill suspected terrorists -- including American citizens -- by remote control as listen to their phone conversations. Let's hope that as Nemo blows over, efforts to bring accountability to drone killings will continue at full force.
Every winter, thousands of people are stranded while driving in the snow. When driving in winter weather, it is best to heed the old Yankee saying: "Hope for the best, but plan for the worst!"
Many people may have thought that "Winter Storm Nemo" was an official name given by the National Weather Service, which typically
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This storm will negatively impact more people in the northeast than even Superstorm Sandy did in late October and early November.
Airlines have already canceled more than 2,200 flights planned for Friday, according to the website, with
The Northeast braced for potentially historic snowstorm Nemo on Thursday, with agencies urging caution and preparation in
This is a developing story... The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning in New York City, in effect from