Biden approves emergency relief for New York as storm death toll rises

Wyoming County EMTs respond to a call as the city of Buffalo continues to deal with the effects of a massive winter storm, which affected large portions of the United States, continues in Buffalo, New York, USA, 26 December 2022. EFE-EPA/JOSH THERMIDOR

Washington, Dec 26 (EFE).- The United States president on Monday night approved a declaration of emergency for the state of New York to free up federal aid for the alleviation of the impact of Winter Storm Elliott, while least 50 people have died in recent days across the country. The storm has dumped heavy snow … Read more

Storm Elliot leaves more than 30 dead in US

A man shovels a sidewalk during a winter storm affecting large portions of the United States, in Buffalo, New York, USA, 24 December 2022. EFE/EPA/JALEN WRIGHT

Washington, Dec 26 (EFE).- At least 38 people have died in recent days from causes related to the freezing storm Elliot, which has affected a large part of the country with heavy snowfall, low temperatures and hurricane-force winds, according to the United States network CBS. Millions had to take shelter from severe frost overnight and … Read more