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Tropical Storm Arthur Threatens East Coast July 4th Plans

As one of the year’s busiest travel weekends approaches, so does another visitor: Tropical Storm Arthur, expected to grow into a hurricane by the Fourth of July and hit most harshly at North Carolina’s Outer Banks, a popular getaway spot of thin barrier islands along the shore.

07/02/2014

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Snow Swirls Up East Coast, Leaving Bitter Cold

Snow blowers whirred and shovels scraped across sidewalks Wednesday as the Northeast started cleaning up from a winter storm that swirled up the coast, creating blizzard conditions on Cape Cod, disrupting government work in Washington and leaving behind bitter cold that sapped fuel supplies.

01/22/2014

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Conditions Improve After Rain, Snow Hit East Coast During Thanksgiving Rush

It’s Thanksgiving, and for the many people still preparing to travel, road conditions look much better than Wednesday.

11/28/2013

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Marylanders Reach Their Destinations Despite Storms Upending Holiday Travel On East Coast

Winter weather strokes. The Baltimore area is seeing its first burst of snowflakes just one day ahead of Thanksgiving. This is after heavy rain soaked the area Tuesday and the first part of Wednesday.

11/27/2013

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Scientists: Tsunami Hit East Coast Earlier In June

A storm that blew through earlier this month might have spurred a rare phenomenon for the East Coast: a tsunami.

06/25/2013

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Annapolis Captains, Lost At Sea, Recount Violent Storm That Nearly Cost Them Their Lives

Drama at sea. Two Annapolis sea captains are caught in a violent storm off the East Coast.

04/25/2013

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Flash In East Coast Sky Has Social Media Buzzing

Social media sites are buzzing with reports of a flash of light streaking across the sky along the East Coast.

03/22/2013

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Spirit Plans New Flights Between Vegas, East Coast

Spirit Airlines has announced new budget flights between Las Vegas and the East Coast.

01/30/2013

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Strike Averted For Now At Port Of Baltimore

There will be no strike at the Port of Baltimore this weekend. Hundreds of workers threatened the action, which would have had a major impact on one of Maryland’s vital economic engines.

12/28/2012

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Strike Looms At East And Gulf Coast Ports

Weeks after a critical West Coast port complex was crippled by a few hundred striking workers, the East Coast is bracing for a possible walkout numbering thousands that could close 15 ports from Massachusetts to Texas.

12/20/2012

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Plea Deal Falls Through In East Coast Rape Case

A plea deal for a Connecticut man accused of a series of rapes along the East Coast fell through Tuesday after the defendant told a judge he wasn’t sure he knew what he was doing.

11/13/2012

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Geologists Find East Coast Quakes Travel Farther

Data from the 2011 earthquake centered in Virginia shows East Coast tremors can travel much farther and cause damage over larger areas than previously thought, the U.S. Geological Survey said Tuesday.

11/06/2012

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