Winter weather: More than 20 million people from Texas to the Carolinas are under winter weather alerts

The threat of the double whammy prompted the governors of North and South Carolina and Virginia to issue states of emergency. Overall, the alerts cover a wide swath that includes southern Texas, southern Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, western Florida, Virginia and the Carolinas. Several school districts in the Carolinas decided to switch to virtual learning on … Read more

New Orleans winter weather hour-by-hour updates

New Orleans Winter Weather: Hourly Updates Updated: 11:08 PM CST January 20, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript BATH THEM LESS IN COLD WEATHER. MARGARET: BLUE CAME RUNNING INSIDE TODAY. I THOUGHT IT IS WAY TOO COLD. WE HAVE A LITTLE RAIN. THE TEMPERATURES ARE ALREADY GOING DN, OW AND OF COURSE WE HAVE THE WINTER … Read more

Winter storm: Snow and heavy winds on the way, more than 50 million under weather alerts across the East Coast

After causing widespread power outages and major road closures in the southeast on Sunday, the winter storm will move in to bring heavy snowfall to the northeast. Pittsburgh and Buffalo, New York, could see 8 to 12 inches of snow, said CNN meteorologist Michael Guy. More than a foot of heavy snow is also expected … Read more

Winter storm: ‘Significant icing’ and treacherous travel conditions slam the Southeast as thousands lose power in the bitter cold

Winter weather alerts stretch nearly 1,000 miles from Georgia to Maine on Sunday, covering as many as 80 million people, CNN meteorologists said. Meanwhile, nearly three million people in the Northeast are under high wind warnings, including in New York City and Boston. Winds gusting between 40 and 50 mph are possible — which could … Read more

Netflix raises monthly subscription prices in US, Canada

Netflix has raised its monthly subscription price by $1 to $2 a month in the United States under the plan, the company said on Friday, to help pay for new shows to compete in the crowded streaming TV market. (Dado Ruvic, Reuters) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes LOS ANGELES — Netflix has raised its monthly … Read more

Winter storm: Ice, heavy snowfall, potential travel woes and power outages expected in the Southeast

As many as 80 million people are subject to winter weather warnings from this northeast region, CNN meteorologist Derek Van Dam said. “I am particularly concerned about the impending ice storm that will affect the interior of South and North Carolina. Following heavy snowfall, up to 3/4 inch of ice could accumulate,” said Van Dam … Read more

Shelves are empty in High Point ahead of winter storm; Shelves empty at High Point grocery store, hardware store

HIGH POINT, NC (WGHP) — Shelves are empty at a High Point Food Lion and Southside Hardware ahead of a winter storm that is expected to sweep through the Piedmont Triad over the weekend. Stay up to date with the latest news and weather with the FOX8 mobile app. Empty shelves at High Point Food … Read more

How HIFO accounting reduces IRS bill

Bitcoin is down about 36% from its all-time high in November, but the drop has an upside, thanks to a quirk in the tax code that helps crypto holders protect their earnings from the IRS. The IRS treats cryptocurrencies as property, which means that every time you spend, trade, or sell your tokens, you register … Read more

Frigid Saturday before storm brings snow

Granite Staters will face sub-zero wind chills all day Saturday before the next winter storm approaches to end the holiday weekend. It will be sunny, windy and freezing on Saturday with wind chills well below zero all day. Actual air temperatures will range from near freezing in far northern regions to very low teens in … Read more