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.
New York darkness
The lights on the Brooklyn Bridge stand in contrast to the lower Manhattan skyline which has lost its electrical supply, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, after megastorm Sandy swept through New York. A record storm surge that was higher than predicted along with high winds damaged the electrical system and plunged millions of people into darkness.