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In this Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017, photo, Ari Zibel Pavoll, 4, pulls his hat over his face to protect it from wind chill while walking with his grandmother Gay Zibel in downtown Concord, N.H. Bitter cold weather has taken hold of much of the northern United States, and wind chill advisories or warnings were in effect for much of New England, northern Pennsylvania and New York. (Elizabeth Frantz/The Concord Monitor via AP)