Blizzard slams Canada’s Newfoundland, state of emergency declared in capital

A man is pictured in a snowy street in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada January 17, 2020. Zach Bonnell/via REUTERS

OTTAWA (Reuters) – A winter blizzard hammered Canada’s Atlantic coast on Friday packing wind gusts of more than 120 km/h (75 mph) and dumping more than 60 cm (2 feet) in some areas, prompting several towns in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador to declare a state of emergency. The mayor of St. John’s, the […]

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