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100 million people affected by East Coast's deep freeze

100 million people affected by East Coast's deep freeze

About 100 million people faced a new challenge after the whopping East Coast snowstorm: a gusty deep freeze, topped Saturday by a wind chill close to minus-100 on New Hampshire's Mt. Washington that vied for the world's coldest place.

Jaw-clenching temperatures to start the weekend throughout the Northeast hit Burlington, Vt., at minus-1 and a wind chill of minus-30. Both Philadelphia and New York were shivering at 8 degrees.

And in Hartford, Conn., a brutal cold of 10 degrees yielded a wind chill of minus-20.

On Saturday, winds of more than 90 mph swirled Mt. Washington, the Northeast's highest peak, at a temperature of minus-37 degrees and a wind chill of minus-93....

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