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D.C. Digs Out From "Snowzilla"

An historic snowstorm swallowed the D.C. region this weekend. But many roads are still waiting for plows, the area's public transit network is operating with limited service and the digging out is only just getting started.

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Few Snowzilla Outages Reported As Pepco Powers Through

Despite the size and strength of the blizzard that struck the D.C. region over the weekend, there were only a handful of power outages. What does this strong performance mean for Pepco's proposed merger with Exelon?

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Snow Forces Religious Groups To Get Creative Reaching D.C. Congregations

With most in the D.C. region snowbound this weekend, those conducting religious services have taken some creative approaches to reaching their flocks — including TV broadcasts, YouTube service and even a snow altar.

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School Closings Rolling In As D.C. Region Digs Out From Snowzilla

This weekend's big snowstorm dropped up to 3 feet of snow in places. Attention turns to Monday, when many schools will be closed and Metro will offer only limited underground service.

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LISTEN: Yes, It's Officially A Blizzard

Angela Fritz of the Capital Weather Gang explains what it took for this weekend's storm to finally qualify as a blizzard. (It didn't happen until early Saturday evening.)

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What We Know: Key Takeaways From Massive Winter Storm

High winds are making it hard to get accurate measurements of snowfall except in official locations, meteorologists said.

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LISTEN: Why Is This Storm So Strong? The Capital Weather Gang Explains.

Why is Winter Storm Jonas so powerful? How much moisture is actually involved? Capital Weather Gang meteorologist Angela Fritz explains how this powerful low-pressure system turned into a blizzard.

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Blizzard Update: Big Numbers, Big Dangers

Wind speeds picked up Saturday afternoon as precipitation intensified. The storm is already one of the 10 worst in history, meteorologists say.

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The Politics Hour - January 22, 2016

Snow panic sets in across the region. DC's voting machines arent passing muster. And a Republican state senator bucks his party over a state supreme court judge in Virginia.

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LISTEN: Apologies And Preparations In D.C. As Storm Heads In

Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney talks with WAMU 88.5's Matt McCleskey about D.C.'s reaction to a storm on Jan. 20, and how it set the table for the city's response to the weekend's incoming blizzard.

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