After Blizzard, Northeast Begins to Dig Out


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Storm Disrupts Travel

The blizzard caused airlines to cancel 5,368 flights this week, with about 1,756 flights canclled so far today.

New York's John F. Kennedy International and LaGuardia airports resumed service Saturday morning.

Flights from Newark Liberty International Airport were not expected to fully resume until the noon due to runways that had to be shut down overnight as a result of heavy snow.Logan airport in Boston was expected to reopen Saturday night.

Amtrak canceled service on its New York-Boston Service line today as crews clear tracks of snow and downed trees. However, Amtrak was running service between New York and Washington, D.C.

At New York's Penn station, stranded travelers banded together as they waited for train service to be reinstated.

"We all met when we were getting off the train, when we realized we're not going any further because all the trains have been canceled," said Donna Stash. "We've been hanging out together in the waiting room. Keeping an eye out on each other."

ABC News Radio and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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