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Sunday, January 5, 2014

Family finds missing son after AP photo of him huddled in cold is published

Nicholas Simmons, 20, of Greece, N.Y., was photographed warming himself on a steam grate during frigid temperatures in Washington, D.C., Saturday. His parents saw the photo published in USA Today and recognized Simmons, who had disappeared last week from their home, leaving behind his wallet, cellphone and everything else.