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Ice from the breath of Gail Davis forms around her face as she exercises by walking outside in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Ice from the breath of Gail Davis forms around her face as she exercises by walking outside in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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A commuter ferry navigates through the ice flow in the Hudson River between New Jersey and lower Manhattan in New York, January 9, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A commuter ferry navigates through the ice flow in the Hudson River between New Jersey and lower Manhattan in New York, January 9, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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The U.S. side of the Niagara Falls is pictured in Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

The U.S. side of the Niagara Falls is pictured in Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

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Aldo, a pet dog, leaps through the snow as he runs after his owner, Cyril River, who skates on a Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Aldo, a pet dog, leaps through the snow as he runs after his owner, Cyril River, who skates on a Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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Students wait for their school bus in a sub-zero temperature in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Students wait for their school bus in a sub-zero temperature in Minneapolis, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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A snow-covered scooter is seen in Chicago, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

A snow-covered scooter is seen in Chicago, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Ice chunks and water flow over the falls Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

Ice chunks and water flow over the falls Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

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Visitors observe the falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

Visitors observe the falls in Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

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The Chicago skyline is framed by icicles in Chicago, Illinois, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

The Chicago skyline is framed by icicles in Chicago, Illinois, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

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The Rainbow Bridge shown in Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

The Rainbow Bridge shown in Niagara Falls, Ontario, January 8, 2014. REUTERS/Aaron Harris

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Elmwood Village residents walk down Elmwood Avenue after purchasing needed items from a grocery store in Buffalo, New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Don Heupel

Elmwood Village residents walk down Elmwood Avenue after purchasing needed items from a grocery store in Buffalo, New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Don Heupel

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An Elmwood Village resident clears snow on Anderson Place in Buffalo, New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Don Heupel

An Elmwood Village resident clears snow on Anderson Place in Buffalo, New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Don Heupel

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Derrell Butler, who is homeless, hangs out by a fountain that has frozen over in downtown Atlanta, Georgia January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

Derrell Butler, who is homeless, hangs out by a fountain that has frozen over in downtown Atlanta, Georgia January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Chris Aluka Berry

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A cross country skier makes his way across Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

A cross country skier makes his way across Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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Jennifer Berry watches the sunset from a lifeguard chair at a beach on Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Jennifer Berry watches the sunset from a lifeguard chair at a beach on Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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A woman is bundled up against the cold weather in Times Square in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A woman is bundled up against the cold weather in Times Square in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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A woman walks through the wind and frigid cold temperatures in downtown Manhattan in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A woman walks through the wind and frigid cold temperatures in downtown Manhattan in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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A skater is silhouetted on the Rideau Canal after it reopened for ice skating in Ottawa January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

A skater is silhouetted on the Rideau Canal after it reopened for ice skating in Ottawa January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Chris Wattie

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A woman braces against the wind and cold as she walks in Montreal, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi

A woman braces against the wind and cold as she walks in Montreal, January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi

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A NOAA handout image taken from space on January 3, 2014 by the Suomi NPP satellite shows a blanket of snow that stretches from the midwestern region of the United States across to New England after a massive winter storm moved over the region. The Great Lakes region is shown in upper left and states of Delaware, New Jersey and New York are included in lower right. REUTERS/NASA/NOAA/Handout via Reuters

A NOAA handout image taken from space on January 3, 2014 by the Suomi NPP satellite shows a blanket of snow that stretches from the midwestern region of the United States across to New England after a massive winter storm moved over the region. The Great Lakes region is shown in upper left and states of Delaware, New Jersey and New York are included in lower right. REUTERS/NASA/NOAA/Handout via Reuters

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Ice forms on an abandoned dock structure in the East River due to unusually low temperatures caused by a Polar Vortex in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ice forms on an abandoned dock structure in the East River due to unusually low temperatures caused by a Polar Vortex in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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Barry Tilton cleans the snow off of his pick-up truck in the midtown neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

Barry Tilton cleans the snow off of his pick-up truck in the midtown neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Rebecca Cook

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Ice forms on the shore of the East River due to unusually low temperatures caused by a polar vortex in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Ice forms on the shore of the East River due to unusually low temperatures caused by a polar vortex in New York January 7, 2014. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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Patrick O'Brien jogs around Lake Harriet in south Minneapolis in a Spiderman wind suit, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Patrick O'Brien jogs around Lake Harriet in south Minneapolis in a Spiderman wind suit, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Miller

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A woman walks through a gust of blowing snow in frigid cold temperatures during winter in downtown Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

A woman walks through a gust of blowing snow in frigid cold temperatures during winter in downtown Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

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A woman falls while slipping on ice during freezing rain on Roosevelt Island in Manhattan, New York, January 5, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

A woman falls while slipping on ice during freezing rain on Roosevelt Island in Manhattan, New York, January 5, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

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The Chicago skyline is seen as ice fog rises off Lake Michigan in Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

The Chicago skyline is seen as ice fog rises off Lake Michigan in Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Tourists look at a camera to see photographs they took of themselves in a snowstorm in Times Square, New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz

Tourists look at a camera to see photographs they took of themselves in a snowstorm in Times Square, New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz

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A person walks past a snow covered bus shelter in downtown Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

A person walks past a snow covered bus shelter in downtown Chicago, January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Young

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Birds gather on the partially frozen Charles River in front of the Boston skyline during winter in Cambridge, Mass., January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Birds gather on the partially frozen Charles River in front of the Boston skyline during winter in Cambridge, Mass., January 6, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Snowflakes collect on a car window during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Waltham, Mass., January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Snowflakes collect on a car window during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Waltham, Mass., January 2, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A woman makes a snow angel in the middle of Times Square in New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A woman makes a snow angel in the middle of Times Square in New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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Crew clears snow in Fenway Park, home of baseball's Boston Red Sox, during a winter nor'easter snowstorm in Boston, Massachusetts January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Crew clears snow in Fenway Park, home of baseball's Boston Red Sox, during a winter nor'easter snowstorm in Boston, Massachusetts January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A New York City bus with chains on its tires is pictured as it drives down 5th Avenue in the snow in New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A New York City bus with chains on its tires is pictured as it drives down 5th Avenue in the snow in New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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Travelers leave the Back Bay train and subway station during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Boston, Massachusetts January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Travelers leave the Back Bay train and subway station during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Boston, Massachusetts January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Robert Burck, also known as the original 'Naked Cowboy', poses with a woman after snowfall on the streets of Times Square, New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz

Robert Burck, also known as the original 'Naked Cowboy', poses with a woman after snowfall on the streets of Times Square, New York, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Darren Ornitz

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Snow makes it way down to the platform of the 65th Street subway station during a winter storm in New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

Snow makes it way down to the platform of the 65th Street subway station during a winter storm in New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

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A police vehicle drives through a flooded street during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Scituate, Massachusetts, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A police vehicle drives through a flooded street during a winter nor'easter snow storm in Scituate, Massachusetts, January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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A man sleeps inside a subway train during a winter storm in New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

A man sleeps inside a subway train during a winter storm in New York January 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

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