All over the Midwest and the East Coast, travel agents are being inundated with a simple request: Get me out of here.
Just how cold is it in Kentucky? Apparently cold enough for an escaped prisoner to decide to turn himself in.
Frigid air that snapped decades-old records will make venturing outside dangerous for a second straight day, this time spreading to southern and eastern parts of the U.S. and keeping many schools and businesses shuttered. Meanwhile, residents driven from their homes by power outages in the Midwest worried about burst pipes.