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Chicago's deep freeze

<p>The ruins of a warehouse that started burning on Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013.  REUTERS/John Gress </p>

The ruins of a warehouse that started burning on Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

The ruins of a warehouse that started burning on Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013.REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013.REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013.REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Ice-covered trucks are blanketed in smoke after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. 

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Ice-covered trucks are blanketed in smoke after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Ice-covered trucks are blanketed in smoke after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighter Michael De Jesus is covered in ice as he mans a water cannon while fighting a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 24, 2013. 

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Firefighter Michael De Jesus is covered in ice as he mans a water cannon while fighting a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighter Michael De Jesus is covered in ice as he mans a water cannon while fighting a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. 


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Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>A truck is encased in ice, after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. 

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A truck is encased in ice, after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

A truck is encased in ice, after a warehouse fire in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Chicago Fire Department Commander Joe Rimkus makes his way over debris as firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013.

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Chicago Fire Department Commander Joe Rimkus makes his way over debris as firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Chicago Fire Department Commander Joe Rimkus makes his way over debris as firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>An ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress </p>

An ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

An ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night is seen in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. 

REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013.  REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Chicago Fire Department Lieutenant Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>The ruins of a warehouse, still on fire, which started burning on Tuesday night are seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013. 

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The ruins of a warehouse, still on fire, which started burning on Tuesday night are seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

The ruins of a warehouse, still on fire, which started burning on Tuesday night are seen in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Ice covers a warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night, in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Ice covers a warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night, in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Ice covers a warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night, in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013.  REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighters continue to battle a warehouse fire for a third day in Chicago, January 24, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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<p>Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress </p>

Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

Firefighters spray down hot spots on an ice covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago, January 23, 2013. REUTERS/John Gress

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