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A sign announces that a restaurant is open for business in Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

A sign announces that a restaurant is open for business in Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

A sign announces that a restaurant is open for business in Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky
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Jenette Wheatcraft (R) and Sandy Kee (2nd R) are served with paper trays and bottled water in Bluegrass Kitchen, one of the few conditionally reopened restaurants in Charleston, West Virginia January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

Jenette Wheatcraft (R) and Sandy Kee (2nd R) are served with paper trays and bottled water in Bluegrass Kitchen, one of the few conditionally reopened restaurants in Charleston, West Virginia January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

Jenette Wheatcraft (R) and Sandy Kee (2nd R) are served with paper trays and bottled water in Bluegrass Kitchen, one of the few conditionally reopened restaurants in Charleston, West Virginia January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky
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A sign is posted on Adelphia Sports Bar and Grille is pictured in downtown Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

A sign is posted on Adelphia Sports Bar and Grille is pictured in downtown Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky

A sign is posted on Adelphia Sports Bar and Grille is pictured in downtown Charleston, West Virginia, January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Lisa Hechesky
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