A worker clears snow from a stairway at the Astoria Blvd subway station, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in the Queens borough of New York. New York City public schools were closed Friday after up to 7 inches of snow fell by morning in the first snowstorm of the winter. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Winter weather wrecks havoc around the world
From North America to Asia, the world is experiencing bitterly cold temperatures, snow storms, crashing waves and more.