Airlines cancel hundreds of flights as snow falls

NEW YORK (AP) - Airline officials say hundreds of flights have
been canceled as a snowstorm bears down on the Northeast.

A spokesman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
says there's no accumulation as of early Thursday at the New York
City area's airports.

But Steve Coleman says "hundreds of flights" have been
canceled in anticipation of bad weather later on.

Some flights in and out of Philadelphia have already been
grounded as the snow falls.

Southwest Airlines says it expects delays, diversions and
cancellations in airports from Baltimore to Buffalo, N.Y., and has
grounded most of its flights into and out of Philadelphia for

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