In Pictures

Big pictures: Winter storm grips US

A huge winter storm is affecting the densely populated US north-east, after wreaking havoc in the south.

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Image caption A man commutes in Jersey City, New Jersey
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Image caption A man clears his driveway in Winchester, Virginia
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Image caption A police officer scrapes snow and ice from his patrol car in New York City
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Image caption A woman and her dog go for a walk in New York City's Central Park
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Image caption A man shovels his pavement in Buffalo, New York
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Image caption Pedestrians walk along a snow-covered street in Albany, New York
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Image caption People dig out vehicles after overnight snow in Albany, New York
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Image caption A motorist opens a car door before digging out of snow in Albany, New York