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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, left, and Newark Archbishop Bernard Hebda converse while preparing plates to hand out during a pre-Thanksgiving meal at the St. John's Church soup kitchen on Nov. 26, 2014, in Newark, N.J.

Snowed in? Take some cooking cues from these likely 2016 hopefuls

01/27/15 02:21PM

The Great Blizzard of 2015 spared New York City as the brunt of the snowstorm shifted, burying parts New England and Long Island with multiple feet of snow. But even if the storm wasn't as bad as predicted, several states remained in a state of emergency on Tuesday, with some travel bans still in effect. Hello snow day. ... read more

A worker pushes a snow blower down Lexington Avenue near Grand Central Terminal as it snows in the Manhattan borough of New York on Jan. 26, 2015. (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Reuters)

States ban travel as historic blizzard pummels Northeast

01/26/15 06:07PM

Nearly 30 million people were in the path of a historic blizzard Monday night as heavy snow and howling winds bore down on the East Coast, causing multiple states to declare emergencies and issue travel bans, airlines to preemptively cancel more than 6,000 flights, and bringing Boston and New York City to a virtual standstill. ... read more

An identified man clears the snow in the center island in Times Square during a heavy blizzard, Feb. 12, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Bloomberg News)

What do you know about snow?

01/26/15 01:53PM

The National Weather Service has placed New York City and the surrounding area under a blizzard warning ahead of a “crippling and potentially historic storm” that is bearing down on the nation’s largest metropolitan area. The blizzard warning is in effect until 12 a.m. Wednesday, and up to 24 inches of snow is expected. ... read more

Manhattan seen from the observation deck of Top of the Rock at Rockefeller Plaza on Jan. 26, 2015. (Photo by Thomas Prior for MSNBC)

Blizzard of 2015: Governors declare states of emergencies

01/26/15 08:23AM

The National Weather Service has placed New York City and the surrounding area under a blizzard warning ahead of a "crippling and potentially historic storm" that is bearing down on the nation's largest metropolitan area. The blizzard warning is in effect until 12 a.m. Wednesday, and up to 24 inches of snow is expected. Before the... read more

A man walks on the Esplanade in Boston, Jan. 24, 2015. (Photo by Michael Dwyer/AP)

'Crushed with Snow': 'Historic' blizzard to bomb Northeast

01/25/15 09:59AM

The New York City area was placed under a 35-hour blizzard warning beginning Monday afternoon, with as much as 3 feet of snow expected to create "paralyzing, crippling" conditions, forecasters said Sunday. It's part of a storm system that meteorologists said will pummel the Northeast from Philadelphia all the way to northern New... read more