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 Thursday, 26 December, 2002, 09:58 GMT
In pictures: US snow storms
A freak snowstorm has swept across the north-eastern United States, bringing an unexpected white Christmas after wreaking havoc in the Mid-West.

People struggle to hold on to their umbrellas in New York City
New York City was hit hard by the storm...

People push a car out of a driveway in Oneonta, New York
... which made travel impossible for some...

Man skis down a street in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
... but not for everyone

Man clearing snow from the pavement in Bella Vista,  Arkansas
Southerners found themselves doing unfamiliar work...

A Wal-Mart employee pushes shopping carts back toward a building in Missouri
... or working harder to perform normal tasks...

Traffic in Tulsa, Oklahoma
... as Oklahoma saw its first snow in 25 years

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