A giant storm system has brought ice and snow to the South and North.
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A worker removes snow from the White House driveway Thursday. After pummeling wide swaths of the South, a winter storm dumped nearly a foot of snow in Washington as it marched Northeast and threatened more power outages, traffic headaches and widespread closures for millions of residents.
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Snow covers cars Thursday in Manassas, Va.
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Siobhon Predmore, 3, plays in a snow fort Thursday in Alexandria, Va.
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A satellite view of the winter storm Tuesday.
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A Secret Service K-9 unit does a security sweep in Lafayette Square across from the White House Thursday in Washington, D.C.
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Sparse traffic makes its way on the Interstate 75/85 connector just south of downtown Atlanta early Wednesday.
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Snow blankets a street Wednesday in downtown Birmingham, Ala. Snow and ice covered the northern half of the state, forcing authorities to close roads and prompting another day of school and business closings.
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A contractor trims tree limbs away from power lines Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in Atlanta.
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A man braces his umbrella while walking through the snow Thursday in New York City.
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Runners make their way past the Lincoln Memorial Thursday.