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October 31, 2012
Bebeto Matthews photo

Marcus Konner, 22, boards his home in the aftermath of a storm surge from Hurricane Sandy, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, in Coney Island’s Sea Gate community in New York.

Bebeto Matthews photo

People walk through the houses destroyed in the aftermath of yesterday’s storm surge from superstorm Sandy, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, in Coney Island’s Sea Gate community in New York.

Ralph Russo photo

A car is upended on a mailbox on Surf Avenue in Coney Island, N.Y., in the aftermath of Sandy on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.

Eric Hrin photo

A shed is uprooted on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, along Route 14 in Canton Township, Pa., in the aftermath of Sandy. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.

Eric Hrin photo

Branches lay on Hubers Drive on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, along Route 14 in Canton Township, Pa., in the aftermath of Sandy. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.

Eric Hrin photo

Utility workers make repairs on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, along Route 14 in Canton, Pa., in the aftermath of Sandy. Sandy, the storm that made landfall Monday, caused multiple fatalities, halted mass transit and cut power to more than 6 million homes and businesses.

Mark Lennihan photo

People stop along the Brooklyn waterfront to look at the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012 in New York. Much of lower Manhattan is without electric power following the impact of superstorm Sandy.

Craig Ruttle photo

Members of the National Guard stand ready with large trucks used to pluck people from high water in Hoboken, N.J. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in the wake of superstorm Sandy. Parts of the city are still covered in standing water, trapping some residents in their homes.

Craig Ruttle photo

A National Guard truck drives through high water on Newark Street in Hoboken, N.J. Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012 in the wake of superstorm Sandy. Parts of the city are still covered in standing water, trapping some residents in their homes.