Pictures of the Day: Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013

Posted Jan. 23, 2013, at 2:58 p.m.
The U.S. Coast Guard ice cutter is surrounded by ice in the Penobscot River on Wednesday morning in Bangor. Temperatures dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday.
The U.S. Coast Guard ice cutter is surrounded by ice in the Penobscot River on Wednesday morning in Bangor. Temperatures dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday. Buy Photo
Temperatures in Bangor dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday.
Temperatures in Bangor dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday. Buy Photo
Temperatures in Bangor dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday.
Temperatures in Bangor dropped nearly 50 degrees from over the weekend, and according to the National Weather Service, will remain in the single digits until Friday. Buy Photo
A loon munches on a crab in Belfast Bay recently.
Courtesy of Dave Small
A loon munches on a crab in Belfast Bay recently.
Chicago Fire Department Lt. Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. Fire department officials said it is the biggest fire the department has had to battle in years and one-third of all Chicago firefighters were on the scene at one point or another trying to put out the flames. An Arctic blast continues to gripped the U.S. Midwest and Northeast Wednesday, with at least three deaths linked to the frigid weather. Fierce winds made some locations feel as cold as -50 degrees F.
John Gress | Reuters
Chicago Fire Department Lt. Charley De Jesus walks around an ice-covered warehouse that caught fire Tuesday night in Chicago on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. Fire department officials said it is the biggest fire the department has had to battle in years and one-third of all Chicago firefighters were on the scene at one point or another trying to put out the flames. An Arctic blast continues to gripped the U.S. Midwest and Northeast Wednesday, with at least three deaths linked to the frigid weather. Fierce winds made some locations feel as cold as -50 degrees F.
Farmer Sallia Male poses for a picture in his courtyard in Diabaly, Mali, on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. A French air strike hit a pickup truck, believed to belong to Islamist rebels, just outside Male's house during fighting between the rebels and the French and Malian militaries.
Joe Penney | Reuters
Farmer Sallia Male poses for a picture in his courtyard in Diabaly, Mali, on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. A French air strike hit a pickup truck, believed to belong to Islamist rebels, just outside Male's house during fighting between the rebels and the French and Malian militaries.
Huskies pant during a training session at Feshiebridge, in Aviemore, Scotland, on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. The Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain will hold its annual sled dog rally this weekend.
David Moir | Reuters
Huskies pant during a training session at Feshiebridge, in Aviemore, Scotland, on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. The Siberian Husky Club of Great Britain will hold its annual sled dog rally this weekend.

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