The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau. It occupies the northern central part of the United States. It was officially named the North Central Region by the Census Bureau until 1984. It is located between the Northeastern United States and the Western United States, with Canada to its north and the Southern United States to its south.
Tens of millions in the American Midwest remain in the path of a dangerous winter storm through the weekend. CNN reports two-thirds of the US is being affected by this storm. On Saturday, significant..
A major blizzard swept across Colorado and into the U.S. Midwest on Tuesday. Reuters reports the storm blocked roads and causing hundreds of flight cancellations. By early Tuesday afternoon, the storm..
HOUSTON: Severe storms sweeping across southern portions of the US and up into the Midwest were blamed on Saturday in the deaths of at least 11 people, including two first responders, as high winds,.. WorldNews - Published
From a brutal polar vortex that froze much of the Midwest and East Coast in January to Hurricane Dorian that killed dozens in the Bahamas in September, Mother Nature dealt Americans a wild and deadly.. Reuters - Published
A major winter storm will lumber across the United States over the weekend, dumping snow as it moves east from the U.S. West and threatening to disrupt millions of people traveling home after.. Reuters - Published
Strong winds and damage are being reported in the Midwest. WZZM-TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan reports that the roof was blown off an abandoned building. WHOI-TV reports that wind blew over the sign from.. USATODAY.com - Published
A powerful snowstorm swept across Colorado and into the U.S. Midwest on Tuesday, blocking roads and causing hundreds of flight cancellations that threatened travel plans for many people hoping to fly.. Reuters - Published
At least eight U.S. Midwest states declared emergencies in recent weeks over regional shortages of propane needed by grain farmers to dry their crops amid a late harvest and wet weather. Reuters - Published
Even with a new and improved Kurt Vonnegut museum and a slew of recently opened restaurants, bars and galleries, this Midwestern city is still true to its roots: short on pretension and very.. NYTimes.com - Published
A brutal arctic blast is making its descent on the U.S. and is expected to bring dangerously cold conditions to more than half of the country. Winter weather and winter storm alerts are in effect.. CBS News - Published
From the Midwest to New York, wind chill made it feel like temperatures in the teens. This week, 300 cities across the country could set record lows - 20 to 30 degrees below normal. And in Erie,.. CBS News - Published
Parts of the Midwest could be battling one of the coldest Veterans Day ever, as another blast of arctic air is set to move into the central and eastern portions of the country by Sunday. Plunging.. CBS News - Published
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana will be home to the Midwest's first National Guard cyber battalion, according to officials. The 127th Cyber Battalion will be comprised of nearly 100 soldiers who will be.. WorldNews - Published
President Trump's re-election team is building out its campaign infrastructure with a round of new hires. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns and CBS News political eorrespondent Ed O'Keefe.. CBS News - Published
Installing wind turbines and solar panels in the U.S. Midwest instead of other parts of the country would deliver the biggest cuts in climate-warming emissions and improvements in public health,.. Reuters - Published
2020 Democratic presidential candidate and Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota speaks to CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns in Des Moines, Iowa. Klobuchar discussed her plan to win votes in the.. CBS News - Published
Diesel prices in the U.S. Midwest have sunk to a three-year seasonal low as farmers in the region face adverse weather conditions, further complicating an already delayed harvest season, traders and.. Reuters - Published
This year, states across the Midwest and South have been busy passing laws to restrict access to abortions, but in Illinois lawmakers did just the opposite. CBS News reporter Kate Smith attended one.. CBS News - Published