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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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US snowstorm leaves thousands without power

The snowstorm which has hit northeast USA, nicknamed ‘Nemo’, has caused havoc for residents and travellers.

  • The governors of New Jersey, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut have declared a state of emergency
  • A complete or partial ban on travel by car has been declared in Massachusetts and Connecticut
  • 10,000 residents along the east coast have been left without power
  • Almost 3,500 flights have been cancelled
  • Record snowfalls are forecast for Boston

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