Links from the Times for Dec. 11: Snow storm photos
A deadly, windy storm that has paralyzed a wide swath of the nation for days left bitter cold behind as it finally made its exit Thursday, with temperatures below freezing in several states and gusts that made it feel as cold as minus 25. View photos of the storm.
Voting: A report released Thursday by the Advancement Project calls for changes in
poll hours and voter registrations rules.
C. Bette Wimbish: The first African-American member of St. Petersburg's City Council and a trailblazer for civil rights causes, died Monday (Nov. 30, 2009). She was 85.