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Internationally: All vehicles banned from streets of NYC as deadly blizzard bears down

All roads in New York City have been closed as New York's Governor Andrew Cuomo has issued a travel ban from 2.30pm as a potentially deadly blizzard affects the state.

Anyone found driving on the roads of New York can be arrested but the subway remains open.

The massive winter storm Jonas has threatened to dump a record-breaking 30 inches of snow on the metropolitan area.