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Friday, January 10, 2014

Icy beauty at Niagara Falls, thanks to polar blast

The area surrounding Niagara Falls is coated in a layer of ice Thursday at Niagara Falls State Park in New York state. Niagara Falls hasn't frozen over, but it has become an icy spectacle, thanks to this week’s blast of arctic wind and cold that blew around and froze the mist on surfaces and landscaping.