In pics: Snow caps peaks of mountains of St. Catherine in charming scene

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 02:32 GMT

Snow has capped the peaks of the mountains and valets of Saint Catherine in southern Sinai, and turned white in a peasant scene Tuesday morning.

In pics: Egyptians flood social media with snow-covered Alexandria pics, say ‘Europe-like’ scene

Mon, 20 Dec 2021 - 11:02 GMT

Streets of Mediterranean city of Alexandria were snow-covered on Sunday, as temperature dropped in a rare event that overwhelmed social media posts.

Frigid weather begins to ease in U.S. Midwest, Northeast

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 - 02:36 GMT

Bryan Jackson, a National Weather Service meteorologist, said the core of the vortex was pulling north into eastern Canada, though residual icy air was still pushing over to the U.S. Northeast.

Crowds brave snow to see UK royals Meghan and Harry

Fri, 01 Feb 2019 - 01:28 GMT

"I hope everyone gets a nice cup of tea after this," Meghan said as she and her husband chatted to those who had waited in the cold to see them as snow fell.

Banksy 'snow' pollution mural sold for over $130,000

Sat, 19 Jan 2019 - 11:10 GMT

A mural by elusive British street artist Banksy depicting a child enjoying falling snow that is in fact pollution from a burning bin has been sold for over 100,000 pounds ($130,000) to a British art dealer.

Deadly blizzards lash Europe, air travel disrupted

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 - 03:30 GMT

Heavy snowfall and deadly blizzards lashed Europe Thursday, forcing airports to cancel or delay flights around the continent.

Icy blast from Siberia sweeps across Europe

Sun, 25 Feb 2018 - 11:50 GMT

A wintry blast of freezing temperatures swept across Europe on Sunday.

Snow shuts Eiffel Tower as winter blast hits France

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 - 03:27 GMT

The Eiffel Tower turned away tourists as snow swept across northern France, causing traffic chaos in Paris during its first real dose of winter this season.

Heavy snow in central, southern China causes travel havoc

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 - 10:51 GMT

Heavy snow continued to affect parts of China on Saturday, closing highways, causing train and flight cancellations.

North Iran gets massive snow dump

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 - 10:06 GMT

After months of waiting for the snow to arrive, Tehranis were hit by massive snowfall overnight on Sunday that shut airports and schools.

Tokyo digs out from heavy snow, transport disruptions remain

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 - 11:19 GMT

The Japanese capital of Tokyo on Tuesday dug out from more than 20 cm of snow that had snarled traffic.

U.S. Northeast digs out of blizzard as brutal cold bears down

Fri, 05 Jan 2018 - 12:26 GMT

The storm, packing winds gusts of more than 70 miles per hour (113 kph), dumped a foot or more of snow throughout the region.