A man takes a nap on a shady park bench next to a sculpture in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, Wednesday, June 8, 2011 in New York. The official start of summer is still two weeks away, but much of the nation... more 
A man takes a nap on a shady park bench next to a sculpture in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, Wednesday, June 8, 2011 in New York. The official start of summer is still two weeks away, but much of the nation is sweating through near-record temperatures, with heat advisories and warnings issued across the Northeast, mid-Atlantic and upper Midwest on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Mary Altaffer
Wed, Jun 8, 2011 1:53 PM EDT