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<p>A taxi drives through a huge puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. The latest in a series of winter storms hit the United States, threatening to drop up to a foot of snow in central New England, snarling travel and eating into supplies of salt needed to keep roads clear.  REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

A taxi drives through a huge puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. The latest in a series of winter storms hit the United States, threatening to drop up to a foot of snow in central New England, snarling travel and eating into...more

A taxi drives through a huge puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. The latest in a series of winter storms hit the United States, threatening to drop up to a foot of snow in central New England, snarling travel and eating into supplies of salt needed to keep roads clear. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>A man jumps over a puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

A man jumps over a puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A man jumps over a puddle in the rain in Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>A woman struggles in the wind and sleet as she crosses the street in the financial district of Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid</p>

A woman struggles in the wind and sleet as she crosses the street in the financial district of Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A woman struggles in the wind and sleet as she crosses the street in the financial district of Manhattan, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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<p>A disused pay phone is covered in snow in Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

A disused pay phone is covered in snow in Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A disused pay phone is covered in snow in Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>People walk through Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

People walk through Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

People walk through Times Square in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>Icicles drip off a bicycle seat in Central Park in the rain in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

Icicles drip off a bicycle seat in Central Park in the rain in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Icicles drip off a bicycle seat in Central Park in the rain in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>A bike is buried by snow in the Williamsburg, Brooklyn, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer</p>

A bike is buried by snow in the Williamsburg, Brooklyn, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A bike is buried by snow in the Williamsburg, Brooklyn, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

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<p>A man sleeps on a bench at Logan Airport as flights were cancelled and delayed during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

A man sleeps on a bench at Logan Airport as flights were cancelled and delayed during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A man sleeps on a bench at Logan Airport as flights were cancelled and delayed during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>Travelers check an information monitor as weather causes flight cancellations and delays during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

Travelers check an information monitor as weather causes flight cancellations and delays during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

Travelers check an information monitor as weather causes flight cancellations and delays during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>Workers clear snow in New York's financial district near Wall St. following an overnight snow storm, February 5, 2014.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid</p>

Workers clear snow in New York's financial district near Wall St. following an overnight snow storm, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

Workers clear snow in New York's financial district near Wall St. following an overnight snow storm, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

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<p>A King Charles Spaniel sports a winter coat while walking in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

A King Charles Spaniel sports a winter coat while walking in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A King Charles Spaniel sports a winter coat while walking in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>Berries hang from a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

Berries hang from a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

Berries hang from a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>Pedestrians climb over slush and snow in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Keith Bedford</p>

Pedestrians climb over slush and snow in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

Pedestrians climb over slush and snow in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Keith Bedford

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<p>Dan Hazelwood goes for a run in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

Dan Hazelwood goes for a run in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

Dan Hazelwood goes for a run in the Public Garden during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>A woman walks over a bridge covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

A woman walks over a bridge covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

A woman walks over a bridge covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A woman and her dog walk past a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

A woman and her dog walk past a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

A woman and her dog walk past a tree covered in ice in Brooklyn, New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A woman use an umbrella as she walk past a tree covered in ice and snow in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott</p>

A woman use an umbrella as she walk past a tree covered in ice and snow in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

A woman use an umbrella as she walk past a tree covered in ice and snow in New York, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Joshua Lott

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<p>A woman pulls a child on a sled across Charles Street during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

A woman pulls a child on a sled across Charles Street during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A woman pulls a child on a sled across Charles Street during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>A U.S. Postal worker delivers packages during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

A U.S. Postal worker delivers packages during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A U.S. Postal worker delivers packages during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>A man rides his bike across a bridge during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter</p>

A man rides his bike across a bridge during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

A man rides his bike across a bridge during a winter storm in Boston, February 5, 2014. REUTERS/Dominick Reuter

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<p>David Damroze braved the blizzard to photograph a snow-covered sculpture of Mark Twain sitting on a park bench during a heavy snowstorm that covered the metro area in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014.  REUTERS/Dave Kaup</p>

David Damroze braved the blizzard to photograph a snow-covered sculpture of Mark Twain sitting on a park bench during a heavy snowstorm that covered the metro area in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

David Damroze braved the blizzard to photograph a snow-covered sculpture of Mark Twain sitting on a park bench during a heavy snowstorm that covered the metro area in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

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<p>Snowplows team up to clear a downtown street during a blizzard that covered the  metro area in Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup</p>

Snowplows team up to clear a downtown street during a blizzard that covered the metro area in Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

Snowplows team up to clear a downtown street during a blizzard that covered the metro area in Kansas City, Missouri, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

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<p>Workers team up to clear a sidewalk during a blizzard in Mission, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup</p>

Workers team up to clear a sidewalk during a blizzard in Mission, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

Workers team up to clear a sidewalk during a blizzard in Mission, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

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<p>A Kansas Highway Patrol motorist assist vehicle stops to help a motorist that slide off interstate highway I-635 in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup</p>

A Kansas Highway Patrol motorist assist vehicle stops to help a motorist that slide off interstate highway I-635 in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

A Kansas Highway Patrol motorist assist vehicle stops to help a motorist that slide off interstate highway I-635 in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

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<p>Traffic makes its way with limited visibility on interstate highway I-635 during a blizzard that covered the metro area in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup</p>

Traffic makes its way with limited visibility on interstate highway I-635 during a blizzard that covered the metro area in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

Traffic makes its way with limited visibility on interstate highway I-635 during a blizzard that covered the metro area in Kansas City, Kansas, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Dave Kaup

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<p>A man sleeps on a park bench under snow laden trees in Central Park in Manhattan, New York, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri</p>

A man sleeps on a park bench under snow laden trees in Central Park in Manhattan, New York, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A man sleeps on a park bench under snow laden trees in Central Park in Manhattan, New York, February 4, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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<p>Snow falls on the statue of Franklin D. Roosevelt at Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in Manhattan, New York, February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich</p>

Snow falls on the statue of Franklin D. Roosevelt at Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in Manhattan, New York, February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

Snow falls on the statue of Franklin D. Roosevelt at Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in Manhattan, New York, February 3, 2014. REUTERS/Zoran Milich

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