Snow storm expected to drop up to 3 feet of snow in Northeast

BOSTON - A huge snow storm could leave up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond beginning Friday.

Residents have been stocking up on the essentials.

Road crews are ready with salt and sand. Airlines have canceled more than 2,600 flights through Saturday.

Before the first snowflake had fallen, Boston, Providence, R.I., Hartford, Conn., and other New England cities canceled school for Friday.