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10 of the biggest blizzards to ever hit the US

The Knickerbocker Storm, the Storm of the Century, Snowmageddon — it's the blizzards that earn titles that do the most damage.
The west coast is the place to be buying a vacation home right now.

The 10 best places in the US to buy a winter home right now, ranked

A recent report by rental management company Vacasa analyzes the 10 best markets to buy a winter vacation home in the US this season.

Hunter is known for rain boots, but it also makes excellent winter coats — here’s how they hold up to city winds and snow

Hunter, the company behind the famous rain boots, deserves more attention for making well-priced, practical, and vegan jackets and parkas.

The best snow blowers

If you live in an area that gets a lot of snow, a snow blower is more effective than shoveling. These are the best snow blowers you can buy.

We asked a Michelin tire expert why winter tires are worth the extra cost — here’s what he said

Winter tires are specially designed to deal with snow, slush, ice, and low temperatures. A good set can cost more than $500, before installation.
The world's largest Christmas snowflake ornament measured 10 feet, 5 inches.

15 of the most festive holiday-themed world records, from the tallest Christmas tree to the most valuable dreidel

Get in the holiday spirit with these world records, including the longest Santa wish list and the world's largest gingerbread village.

How ‘cuffing season’ went from a meme to a phenomenon of people pairing off in the winter

Cuffing refers to the cold time of the year when people decide to trade in their single status in exchange for a relationship. Here's its origin.
Last-minute holiday shoppers at New York City's Herald Square Macy's store in 1946 and 2015, respectively.

THEN AND NOW: How the holidays in New York City have changed over the last 100 years

From the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center to the Radio City Rockettes, many traditions in New York City have withstood the test of time, while others look very different.

We tested 3 different styles of the Hunter rain boots you see everyone wearing — they’re flexible, comfortable, and fully waterproof

We tried 3 different pairs of Hunter boots. Here's what we thought of their iconic rain boots, which you can buy at Nordstrom, Amazon, and Hunter.

10 critical tips for safe winter driving, according to experts

Drivers should exercise an abundance of caution when they're operating a vehicle in the winter. Here's some good advice that will help you stay safe.