Bracing for a Blizzard, From the Deep South to the Northeast - The New York Times:
"WASHINGTON — At a grocery store on H Street, not far from the Capitol, the shelves were nearly picked clean of water bottles by Thursday afternoon. Lawmakers, fearful of the coming blizzard, scurried to catch early flights out of town. And the region’s mass transit system took the rare step of announcing it would shut down for the weekend."
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