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PHOTOS: US storm's toll up to 6 dead; system heads east

Tiffany Shacklee walks her friend's dog Ellie along Chautauqua Street as the snow continues to fall in Carbondale, Ill. on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012. A gusty winter storm slammed southern Illinois on Wednesday, leaving roads covered in ice and snow and prompting authorities to warn of whiteout conditions that could significantly reduce drivers' visibility. (AP Photo/ The Southern Illinoisan, Aaron Eisenhauer) Photo by