SNOW DAY: Workers shovel snow off the steps of the U.S. Capitol building in the District on Wednesday. A second blizzard in a week pounded the region creating near-whiteout conditions that dumped record levels of snow at area airports.
Former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg has plunged back into work at the Manhattan headquarters of Bloomberg News, where he has attended every news meeting in recent days to have his say and weigh in on the big stories. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg hits out of a bunker on the 17th hole during the Deutsche Bank Championship Pro-Am golf tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008, in Norton, Mass. (AP Photo/Stew Milne)