Hurricane Sandy photos: New York, New Jersey damaged, flooded by mammoth storm
While Sandy dumped buckets of rain and heavy winds on the D.C. area, the New York/New Jersey area fared even worse with widespread flooding and heavy damage.
Medical workers assist a patient into an ambulance during an evacuation of New York University Tisch Hospital, after its backup generator failed when the power was knocked out by a superstorm, in New York. Dozens of ambulances lined up outside NYU Tisch Hospital on Monday night as doctors and nurses began the slow process of taking people out. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)