Watch A V6 Ford F-150 Tow A Big Rig Through The Chicago Blizzard

Here's a great example of trucks helping trucks, and an even better opportunity for Ford fanboys to fap themselves silly. The snowdump might be finished, but the streets of Chicago look pretty hopeless in the aftermath and this F-150 pulls off a righteous recovery effort. » 2/03/15 2:28pm 2/03/15 2:28pm

Snowplow Donuts Guy Is An American Hero

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DeBlasio: Arrest Any Assholes Screwing Around With Cars Tonight

If you eagerly await several feet of snow in New York City for donuts and other hoonage opportunities, be warned: your ass may get arrested. » 1/26/15 2:15pm 1/26/15 2:15pm

What You Need to Know About Today's "Crippling" Blizzard: Monday Update

After a short night of restless sleep, it appears that forecasters are still predicting the end of the world in the Northeast this evening. If you haven't panicked yet, you have several hours to do so before it's too late. Hug your children. Hoard booze. This is not a drill. Here's what you need to know to make it… » 1/26/15 8:57am 1/26/15 8:57am

Lake Effect Snow: How Nature's Greatest Snow Machine Works

The above photo, taken from a plane above Buffalo yesterday by photographer Jeff Suhr, shows the brutal lake effect snow storm in effect over Western New York right now. Some areas are expecting up to six feet of snow by the end of the week. These snowstorms are among the most intense in the world, and the processes… » 11/19/14 7:12am 11/19/14 7:12am

The Northeast Is a Mess Because It's Running Out of Salt

The Northeast may have had its fun mocking the South's recent descent into chaos in the face of snow, but now it's our turn to fall apart. This newest storm has shut down I-84—one of the region's biggest highways—and crippled countless other roads. The culprit? We're running out of salt. » 2/05/14 12:32pm 2/05/14 12:32pm

Oslo Terrorist Used Modern Warfare 2 as "Training-Simulation", World of…

The accused shooter in yesterday's massacre in Norway has been linked to a 1,500 page manifesto that recommends using Call of Duty to train combat skills for an upcoming war with Islam. » 7/23/11 6:47pm 7/23/11 6:47pm

How Chicago's using the web to reunite 519 Snowpocalypse-stuck cars…

A day after a blizzard stranded motorists for up to nine hours, creating the amazing post-Apocalyptic shots we saw yesterday, Chicago was left with 519 vehicles abandoned along Lake Shore Drive. Today, they're being reunited with owners. Here's how. » 2/03/11 10:30am 2/03/11 10:30am

This Is How a Snowstorm Became 'Bloomberg's Katrina'

New York conducted itself like some third-rate 'burg during and after last weekend's blizzard, failing to take even the most routine and common-sense precautions against getting overwhelmed by snow. The post-mortems are rolling in, and the verdict is run-of-the-mill incompetence. » 12/30/10 1:15pm 12/30/10 1:15pm

"Flight From Hell" Sits On JFK Runway For Eight Hours

These folks probably thought they were one of the lucky few to get a flight into New York City...until they landed. Here's the story of how one British Airways flight sat overnight on JFK's runway for eight hours. » 12/28/10 2:30pm 12/28/10 2:30pm

Jetliner Part Falls From Sky, Scares Crap Out Of People In Miami…

A 150-pound piece of a Boeing 747 fell into Miami on Friday, landing in the parking lot of a local mall. This picture was taken the same day in Washington, D.C. Which is worse — blinding snow or falling parts? » 2/08/10 10:40am 2/08/10 10:40am

London Snow Gallery: "Blizzard" Causes 1,000 Miles Of Traffic Jams

A "blizzard" hit London last night, causing 1,000 miles of traffic jams. Approximately 3,000 companies closed today, with an expected £1.2 billion economic price-tag. Here's our gallery of the chaos... from eight inches of snow. » 2/02/09 2:30pm 2/02/09 2:30pm