US snowstorm clean-up begins

America will begin cleaning-up after snowstorm 'Nemo'. The blizzard killed at least nine people and left around half a million without power.

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Reports: Power outage for half a million in USA

More than 500,000 people in the USA are without power, according to Associated Press, after a powerful snowstorm hit the north east of the country.

CNN reports that, in Massachussets alone, 300,000 people are without power.

National Grid spokeswoman Jackie Barry told the channel that it will take "at least a couple of days" to restore power to all households.

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