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The East Coast of the United States, also known as the Eastern Seaboard, the Atlantic Coast, and the Atlantic Seaboard, is the coastline along which the Eastern United States meets the North Atlantic Ocean. Regionally, the term refers to the coastal states and area east of the Appalachian Mountains that have shoreline on the Atlantic Ocean, from north to south, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida.
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Threat of tornadoes, heavy rain looms after Hurricane Laura; tropical depression heads to Mid-AtlanticLaura left death and destruction across Louisiana and parts of Texas. Forecasters now warn of new dangers for the Eastern Seaboard.
2/13: Snowstorm tests New Yorkers' endurance, shuts down D.C.; photographer's tribute to wife of 67 yearsAnother storm hit the East Coast, leaving slippery roads and piles of snow blocking sidewalks in New York City and shutting down the nation's capital; and, Art Shay has been telling stories with his..
2/14: Snow piled high creates hazards along East Coast; A tough teacher's alter egoEast Coast residents digging out from the most recent storm are having trouble finding space to put the snow, while icy roads narrowed by mounds of snow make driving dangerous; and, Steve Hartman meets..
More snow on tap for hard-hit areasThe snowstorm that buried the East Coast is not over yet, and another storm is expected to develop over the weekend. Chief meteorologist Eric Fisher of CBS Boston station WBZ-TV reports on the..
Winter storm affects more than 100 million peopleA powerful winter storm barreling up the Eastern Seaboard is affecting more than 100 million people in 20 states with heavy snow, ice, wind and rain. Thousands of flights were canceled, and schools in..
What to expect next from winter weatherResidents along the East Coast are digging out from the snowstorm in frigid temperatures. CBS Boston chief meteorologist Eric Fisher says that in Boston and the Midwest, windchills are expected to be..
Snow plows use new technology to pinpoint iciest roadsThe winter storm along the East Coast means thousands of miles of roads need to be plowed. Don Dahler reports on a new project giving states high-tech tools to save more lives.
Winter storm worries retailersAn early season winter storm stretching from the nation's midsection to the East Coast has brought heavy snow and cold temperatures to many areas, causing retailers to worry that the weather will..
Second winter storm blankets East CoastAnother blast of wintry weather made it a messy day for millions of Americans. Tuesday's storm along the East Coast comes right on the heels of Sunday's, which dropped several inches of snow in the..
East Coast braces for another blast of wintry weatherThe storm that stretched across the East Coast has moved out, leaving power outages, icy roads and hundreds of flight cancellations in its wake. Forecasters have predicted another storm will hit the..
Tornado outbreak: 80 twisters touch down in several statesThe storm that tore through the Midwest is now moving past the East Coast. CBS Chicago station WBBM's meteorologist Ed Curran reports on the storm system.
Cleanup underway after Isaias hits the East Coast with ferocious tornadoes and floodingAt least nine people were killed and some 3 million homes and businesses lost power when Isaias tore through a dozen states. Mola Lenghi takes a look.
Cleanup underway after Isaias slams the East CoastAt least nine people were killed and some 3 million homes and businesses lost power when Isaias tore through a dozen states.
At least six people killed after Isaias strikes East Coast, causing flooding and power outagesThe powerful storm Isaias killed at least six people as it churned its way up the Eastern Seaboard Tuesday. The damage is spread out from the Carolinas to New England, and well over three million..
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At least 2 dead after tornado rips through area hit by Tropical Storm IsaiasTropical Storm Isaias has been downgraded from a hurricane, but it's still causing damage to the East Coast. At least 2 people died in a related tornado in North Carolina. CBS News' Michael George has..
Tornadoes leave trail of destruction along East CoastAt least 20 tornadoes have left a trail of destruction as Tropical Storm Isaias slammed into East Coast on Tuesday. Chip Reid reports.
At least 4 people dead, dozens injured after Tropical Storm Isaias rips through the East CoastAt least 4 people are dead and dozens are injured after Tropical Storm Isaias ripped slammed the East Coast on Tuesday. The storm spawned at least 20 tornadoes, leaving millions without power. Mola..
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Strong winds, flooding as Isaias hits East CoastTropical Storm Isaias is spawning tornadoes and dumping rain during an inland march up the U.S. East Coast. Isaias made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane near Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina, shortly..
Tropical Storm Isaias brings strong winds and heavy rain to East CoastTropical Storm Isaias is sweeping along the East Coast after making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane last night in North Carolina. CBS News meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardelli joined..
Isaias was a hurricane. Why do tropical weather systems cause tornadoes?At least 20 tornadoes were reported along the East Coast late Monday and into Tuesday as Hurricane (now Tropical Storm) Isaias roared through.
Airlines issue flight waivers as Tropical Storm Isaias slams the East Coast with tornadoes, heavy rainAirlines, including United, American, Southwest, JetBlue and Delta, issued flight waivers amid Tropical Storm Isaias.
Eye Opener: Hurricane Isaias makes landfall in the CarolinasIsaias made landfall as a hurricane on Monday night, prompting weather warnings all along the East Coast. Also, President Trump claimed the coronavirus pandemic is receding as cases continue to grow...
Isaias downgraded to tropical storm after slamming Carolinas as a Category 1 hurricaneTropical Storm Isaias is working its way up the East Coast after making landfall as a Category 1 hurricane in North Carolina Monday night, packing winds up to 85 miles per hour, flooding communities..
Storm Isaias to become hurricane as it moves up US East CoastTropical Storm Isaias is expected to batter the coast of North and South Carolina on Monday, and will likely regain hurricane strength as it moves up the United States East Coast towards major cities..
East Coast Braces for Floods and Wind as Isaias IntensifiesA heavy soaking is expected in the Carolinas and Maryland, with tropical storm warnings and watches in effect all the way up the Eastern Seaboard.
Hurricane warning issued for Carolinas as strengthening Isaias takes aim on East CoastIsaias is forecast to hit as a hurricane in the Carolinas Monday night, and will bring dangerous storm surge and flash flooding.
Tropical Storm Isaias grazes Florida, heads up East CoastMIAMI, Aug 2 - The Florida coast looked set to avoid major damage late on Sunday with Tropical Storm Isaias keeping offshore as it rumbles north, although it could strengthen to a hurricane by the time..
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Hurricane Isaias Rakes the Bahamas on Course Toward Florida’s East CoastStorm surges of three to five feet were possible in the Bahamas, “on top of astronomical tides,” the director of the National Hurricane Center said.
Hurricane Isaias on track toward East CoastHurricane Isaias strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane as it moved towards the Bahamas and Florida on July 31, 2020.
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Stimulus checks start to arrive, stock market reopens, severe weather: 5 things you need to know MondayYour stimulus check could arrive, stock markets resume trading, the East Coast braces for storms and more news you need to know Monday.
The East Coast, Always in the Spotlight, Owes a Debt to the WestCalifornia, Oregon and Washington have shipped 1,000 ventilators to New York. Should Western states be getting more attention for their relative success in battling Covid-19?
Americans rush to stock up on essentials, retailers scramble to keep upFrom Jersey City on the East Coast to Los Angeles on the West Coast, American shoppers picked grocery store shelves clean on products ranging from disinfectants to rice, causing retailers to race to..
Moving Truck With Possessions of 3 Military Families Stolen on Christmas, Police SayOfficials said the families were relocating from the East Coast when the truck with their belongings, valued at more than $100,000, was stolen in Stockton, Calif.
Deep freeze: Schools closed for snow days in Northeast, subzero temperatures in MidwestSnow along the East Coast disrupted morning commutes and caused some school closures as subzero temperatures struck the Midwest and Northern Plains.
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Police swoop on Latin King gang, scores arrested on East CoastDozens of members of the Latin Kings gang, one of the world's largest criminal organizations, were arrested on Thursday in Massachusetts and along the East Coast on federal racketeering, gun and drug..
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Exploring a U-Boat wreck off North CarolinaIn 1942, German U-boats dominated the East Coast's shipping lanes, sinking hundreds of merchant vessels. More than 80 cargo ships were sunk, and 1,600 lives lost, in the waters off North Carolina..