Forecast for snow practically shuts down the Holy Land

By William Booth, January 7, 2015

JERUSALEM — The weather forecast in the Holy Land on Wednesday was for sandstorms followed by snow.Plus howling winds. Intense thunderstorms. BBs of hail.Beat that, Minnesota.The dire forecast for rare heavy snow briefly united Israelis and Palestinians in a shared desire to overfill shopping carts with frozen chickens and fresh batteries.Read full article >>