January 20, 2014

Snowball Fight in Times Square

Photograph by Carlo Allegri, Reuters/Corbis

A winter storm dubbed Hercules dumped between 6 and 11 inches of snow on New York City in early January, prompting a snowball fight in a quiet Times Square. Normally the area—sometimes called the world's most visited tourist attraction—hums with cars and pedestrians.

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