Bone-chilling cold sweeps in

Historic lows forecast for Midwest, back East, down South

Posted: January 5, 2014 at 4:19 a.m.

Mike Ashley of Muskegon, Mich., takes his dog, Riley, for a snowy walk Saturday.

The deep freeze expected soon in the Midwest, New England and even the South will be one to remember, with potential record-low temperatures heightening fears of frostbite and hypothermia.


Ice climber Howie Mievogel ascends a frozen waterfall Saturday on the cliffs in Riegelsville, Pa., near the Delaware River. Meteorologists say a “pola...

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