Storm blows through East; 200000 in dark in Arkansas

Thursday, December 27, 2012 | 2:13 p.m. CST

CONCORD, N.H. — A muted version of a winter storm that has killed more than a dozen people across the eastern half of the country plodded across the Northeast on Thursday, trapping airliners in snow or mud and frustrating travelers still trying to return home after Christmas.