Thursday, January 8, 2015

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Members of the media are hit with a snow gusts caused by the landing of Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015. President Barack Obama is traveling to Detroit area to speak to workers at Ford automotive plant.


 
Parents gather to reunite with their children at Spartan Recreation Center in Shoreline, Washington, January 7, 2015. A Washington state school district near Seattle placed all of its schools on lockdown on Wednesday after reports of an armed man on the campus of an elementary school, the King County Sheriff's Office said.


 
Ice forms along the Lake Michigan shore, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Chicago. Subzero temperatures and high winds are expected in the area.


 
Wind blows snow off the North Avenue Beach along the Lake Michigan shore, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Chicago. Subzero temperatures and high winds are expected in the area.


 
A view of the top of the Unicredit Tower at the Porta Nuova Garibaldi business district in Milan, Italy, Wednesday, Jan.7, 2015. The UniCredit Tower complex, designed by architect Cesar Pelli, consists of three towers, respectively of 230 meters (754 feet), 100 meters (328 feet), and 50 meters (164 feet). With its 230 meters height, including the Sipre, an 80 meters (262 feet) steel and glass spire shaped structure that completes the tower, the UniCredit Tower is one of the tallest buildings in Italy. Milan is the host city of the upcoming Expo 2015 that opens in May and is expected to draw 20 million people. The theme of the Expo 2015 is "Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life".


 
Water puddles surround tents where displaced Syrians are taking shelter during a winter storm in Jabal al-Zawiya in the southern countryside of Idlib January 7, 2015. A storm buffeted the Middle East with blizzards, rain and strong winds on Wednesday, keeping people at home across the region and raising concerns for Syrian refugees facing freezing temperatures in flimsy shelters.


 
A woman walks along a frozen beach at Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, January 7, 2015.


 
Gunmen flee the offices of French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris, in this still image taken from amateur video shot on January 7, 2015, and obtained by Reuters. Hooded gunmen stormed the Paris offices of the weekly satirical magazine known for lampooning radical Islam, killing at least 12 people, including two police officers in the worst militant attack on French soil in recent decades.


 
Steam from one of the city's heating power plants rises in the cold air as the sun sets at dusk in Bucharest January 7, 2015. The National Weather Administration has issued a warning for extremely cold weather, frost and strong winds until the end of the week, according to local media.


 
Persons hold placards which read "I am Charlie" to pay tribute during a gathering in Strasbourg January 7, 2015, following a shooting by gunmen at the offices of weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in Paris. Gunmen stormed the Paris offices of the weekly satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, renowned for lampooning radical Islam, killing at least 12 people, including two police officers in the worst militant attack on French soil in recent decades. The French President headed to the scene of the attack and the government said it was raising France's security level to the highest notch.

 
 
Hassan Kassab, of Dedham, Mass., fuels up a vehicle at a gas station where regular unleaded was listed for a cash price of $1.99 per gallon, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Boston.