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A snowplow waits for more snow in Arlington, Va. (Credit: Kimberly Suiters/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Plows Take to the Streets, People Urged to Stay Off Roads

Road crews in the D.C. metro area are ready and waiting for the heavy, wet snow that is expected to coat roadways and authorities are urging people to stay off the roads Wednesday.

03/06/2013

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Opinion: We Must Fix Our Crumbling Infrastructure

Most Americans who traveled during this Thanksgiving holiday came face to face with an American reality: while there is much to be thankful for, our infrastructure is not one of those things.

11/26/2012

A flooded street, caused by Hurricane Sandy, is seen on Oct. 29, 2012, in the Financial District of New York. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

US Roads, Airports Not Prepared To Deal With Extreme Weather Catastrophes

The nation’s lifelines — its roads, airports, railways and transit systems — are getting hammered by extreme weather beyond what their builders imagined, leaving states and cities searching for ways to brace for more catastrophes like Superstorm Sandy.

11/22/2012