A nor'easter blustered into parts of the northeast on Wednesday, dumping a foot of snow in Ocean County, New Jersey and more than 4 inches in New York City's Central Park. Wind gusts of 76 miles per hour were reported in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts. The storm has inflicted more struggle on the thousands of people still reeling from Superstorm Sandy.
The California man behind the anti-Muslim film that led to deadly attacks in the Middle East has been sentenced to one year in federal prison for probation violations in an unrelated matter. Mark Basseley Youssef was on probation for a bank fraud case.
5. Dogs Prefer Classical to Metal
New research suggests that dogs prefer classical music to heavy metal music. Dogs in animal shelters were less likely to bark and more likely to sleep when they were played music by Mozart or Beethoven, according to the study from Colorado State University. The findings could lead to new guidelines for dog care in shelters.