Deep freeze grips eastern United States, 12-year-old dies in Chicago

A pedestrians walks in the rainy day at Time Square in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., January 20, 2019. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

(Reuters) – Winter winds brought extreme cold and ice-slicked roads to the Midwestern and Eastern United States on Monday, with the U.S. Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday and an ongoing government shutdown allowing many to heed official advice to stay indoors. The arctic blast of frigid air has followed a January storm that dumped […]

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