December 9, 2009
The Associated Press . Freeport, Ill. residents shovel around a foot of snow on State Ave. Wednesday in Freeport, Ill.
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DES MOINES, Iowa -- A fierce storm left dangerous ice, heavy snow and vicious winds in its wake as it slogged eastward Wednesday, snarling traffic and closing hundreds of schools from the Upper Midwest through New England.