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Is Climate Change Behind The Northeast’s Extreme Winter Storms?

As a nor’easter prepares to pummel the Northeast, environmentalists have turned to climate change to explain this season’s storms.


File photo of President Barack Obama in Sioux Falls, SD.  (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Signs SD Blizzard Disaster Declaration

President Barack Obama has signed a disaster declaration allowing 14 South Dakota counties and two American Indian reservations to get federal financial help to recover from the early October blizzard that closed roads, downed power lines and killed thousands of livestock, Gov. Dennis Daugaard said Friday.


Snowstorm in a mountainous area.  (credit: Werner Van Steen/Getty Images)

South Dakota Ranchers Reeling From Cattle Losses

Western South Dakota ranchers are reeling from the loss of tens of thousands of cattle in last weekend’s blizzard, and many will dispose of carcasses in pits set to open Monday.


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Northwest Storm Set To Do Some Damage

The strongest Northwest storm of the season blew in early Monday on winds that gusted to more than 80 mph on the coast, knocking out power in places and creating blizzard-like conditions in the mountains.

CBS Seattle–12/17/2012

File photo of Mount Rainier National Park entrance. (credit: Andrew Winner/AFP/Getty Images)

Snowshoer Lost In Blizzard Burns Money, Socks To Keep Warm

A snowshoer who was lost in a blizzard for two days on Washington state’s Mount Rainier said he burned his paper money for warmth.