A warning sign flashes for motorists on the expressway into Boston as snow starts to fall on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. A major winter storm is heading toward the U.S. Northeast with up to 2 feet of snow expected for a Boston-area region that has seen mostly bare ground this winter. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Northeast digs out from blizzard
The Northeast is digging itself out of a blizzard that dumped up to 40 inches of
snow with hurricane force winds, killing at least nine people and
leaving about half a million customers without power.