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New England begins the big dig-out after epic snow

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — New Englanders began the back-breaking job of digging out from as much as 3 feet of snow Saturday and emergency crews used snowmobiles to reach shivering motorists stranded overnight on New York's Long Island after a howling storm swept through the Northeast. About 475,000 homes and businesses remained without power late Saturday night, down from a peak of about...