Photos: Snow Buries Big Apple

Massive amounts of snow fell overnight and New Yorkers had their cameras ready.

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A woman carries her dog in the snow on the Upper East Side of New York as a massive winter storm hit the Northeast canceling hundreds of flights and making the morning rush hour difficult.
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A doorman tries to hail a taxi on the Upper East Side of New York as a massive winter storm hit the Northeast.
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A woman walks with her dog in the snow in the East Village in New York City. A large late season winter snow storm hit the Northeast overnight dumping almost a foot of snow in some areas.
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People buy hot drinks and food at a kiosk in New York's Central Park, as birds pick up crumbs in the snow during a winter storm that swept through the Northest Monday, March 2, 2009. (AP Photo/Cameron Bloch)
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Cars and pedestrians make their way slowly through the streets in New York City Monday. An army of snowplows and salters were out in force as New Yorkers woke up to a late winter snowstorm.
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His face full of snow, Dickens has his paws cleaned of more snow by Gunnar Gundmunsson in Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
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John Abraham with the Time Square Alliance shovels snow in Times Square, New York, Monday.
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A person walks a dog in the early morning light in Prospect Park during the winter storm in Brooklyn.
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A woman makes her way through blowing snow to the subway in Brooklyn, N.Y. Monday.
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MTA employees work in the blowing snow to keep subway tracks clear in New York.
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Gunnar Gundmunsson walks dogs through the snow in Brooklyn, New York, Monday morning.
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Lee Elkins shovels the sidewalk in front of his house with the help of his dog, Emerald, in New York, Monday morning.
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A lone man walks across a half plowed parking lot in New York, Monday. An army of snowplows and salters were out in force as New Yorkers woke up to a late winter snowstorm.
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Violleta Tyrrell, 73, left, steps aside for pedestrians as she removes snow from the sidewalk of her home and that of her elderly neighbor in Brooklyn, in New York Monday.
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A commuter walks past the New York Stock Exchange Monday morning. Schools are closed, but the Stock Market must trudge on.
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A woman unleashes her dog to run in Prospect Park during a winter storm in Brooklyn.
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People walk on a street in Brooklyn during a winter storm.
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Rosann Romano poses for a snowy photo in front of her house in Bridgeport, Conn.
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A worker clears a path near 30 Rockefeller Center.
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Marlen Adams from Jacksonville, Fla., took this photo while on a visit to Eastchester, N.Y.
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A plane sits idle at JFK during Monday's snow storm.
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The arrivals board has more red than blue as most flights are cancelled due to heavy snow and wind.
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The view from eight stories above 85th Street and Lexington Avenue.
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School kids aren't the only ones celebrating Monday's snow day.
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A bundled-up woman walks through midtown Manhattan Monday morning.
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A New York taxi cab makes its way through the snow, delivering a typically fine ride at a reasonable fare to yet another satisfied customer.
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Snow covers the ground in Long Beach, N.Y.
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Snow covers Oliver St in Brooklyn.
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