1. Snow Day

    NY Schools Close for Snow

    Kids going to school and entering a yellow bus. Snow blizzard in New York City (Kike Calvo via AP Images)


    The East Coast and mid-Atlantic are gearing up for round two of the "Snowpocalypse": New York City public schools will be closed on Wednesday due to a prediction of up to a foot of snow and the House has also postponed all votes for this week since the D.C. area expects up to 20 more inches. Winter-storm warnings have been issued for mid-Atlantic states, and the snow is expected to work its way up the East Coast and hit New York City sometime around midnight on Tuesday night.

    Read it at The New York Times