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An Ann Arbor firefighter covered in ice works to put out a fire that engulfed Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Courtney Sacco) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

An Ann Arbor firefighter covered in ice works to put out a fire that engulfed Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Courtney Sacco) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

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  • An Ann Arbor firefighter covered in ice works to put out a fire that engulfed Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Courtney Sacco) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT
  • Ann Arbor firefighters work to put out a fire that engulfed Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Melanie Maxwell) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT
  • Ann Arbor firefighters covered in ice work to put out a fire that engulfed Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Courtney Sacco ) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT
  • Ann Arbor firefighters battle a fire at Happy's Pizza in Ann Arbor, Mich., on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   Firefighters worked for several hours in temperatures that dipped to 15 degrees below zero to extinguish a blaze at the pizza shop. No injuries were reported following the fire. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Courtney Sacco) LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT
  • A cyclist peers over his frozen glasses in -4 temperatures in Toronto, Tuesday Jan. 7, 2014.  The polar vortex that is plaguing the United States is also affecting Canada.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Mark Blinch)
  • Ice forms on rocks on the Brooklyn waterfront across from lower Manhattan in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. The high temperature is expected to be 10 degrees in the city but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
  • Commuters depart from Union Station with wind chills nearing minus 30 Fahrenheit on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in downtown Chicago.  Dangerously cold polar air snapped decades-old records as it spread Tuesday from the Midwest to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and eastern Canada, making it hazardous to venture outside and keeping many schools and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)
  • A vehicle drives through a barely visible intersection of Route 33 and Batavia Stafford Townline Road on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014 in Stafford, NY. Dangerously cold polar air snapped decades-old records as it spread Tuesday from the Midwest to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and eastern Canada, making it hazardous to venture outside and keeping many schools and businesses closed. (AP Photo/Democrat & Chronicle, Tina Macintyre-Yee)  MAGS OUT; NO SALES
  • The reflecting pool in front of the U.S. Capitol building is frozen over, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014 in Washington. Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day Tuesday, this time spreading to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and keeping many schools and businesses shuttered. Residents driven from their homes by power outages in the Midwest longed to return to their own beds. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
  • With the Capitol in the background, Ryan Lovin uses the bike lane along Pennsylvania Ave. in downtown Washington, to commute to work, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.  Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day Tuesday, this time spreading to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and keeping many schools and businesses shuttered. Residents driven from their homes by power outages in the Midwest longed to return to their own beds.(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
  • Ice fog partially shrouds the lighthouse at the entrance to Cleveland harbor Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.   An official low of -11 degrees in Cleveland broke the old record of -9 set in 1884. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
  • A homeless man who wanted to be identified as John, tries to stay warm on a steam grate in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day Tuesday, this time spreading to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and keeping many schools and businesses shuttered. Residents driven from their homes by power outages in the Midwest longed to return to their own beds.  (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
  • Steam escapes from a downtown office building as pedestrian goes through the Warehouse District in Cleveland Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. An official low of -11 degrees broke the 1884  record of -9 for the city as cold polar air spread from the Midwest to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and eastern Canada overnight. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
  • Ice covers rocks and brush on the break wall at Edgewater Park in Cleveland Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. An official low of -11 degrees broke the 130-year-old record for the date as cold polar air spread from the Midwest to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and eastern Canada. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
  • Victor Winters waits for a bus in Detroit, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Temperatures broke record lows Tuesday in Michigan and residents braced against bitter winds following a storm that shuttered schools, closed government offices and contributed to at least six deaths. Lows of 14 degrees below zero were reported according to the National Weather Service. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
  • Pizza deliveryman Taras Sushko walks through the ice-crusted door of Nicco's Pizza in Coraopolis, Pa., on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. As dangerously frigid air swept through this hard-luck Pennsylvania town on Monday night and early Tuesday morning, the few people who ventured outside needed something—mostly gambling, a drink or cigarettes. (AP Photo/Jesse Washington)
  • Ice forms on debris on the Brooklyn waterfront near the Manhattan Bridge in New York, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. The high temperature is expected to be 10 degrees in the city but wind chills will make it feel more like minus 10. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)

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