Arctic front freezes US, Canada in record cold snap
January 17, 2009
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Jan 16, 2009
WASHINGTON — A record cold snap gripped the American Midwest Friday as temperatures plummeted to lows of minus 30 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 34 degrees Celsius) and officials scrambled to protect the homeless and vulnerable.