Photos: Sandy swaps New York

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Photos: Sandy swaps New York

The devastation of New York behindSandy typhoon moves

Photos: Sandy swamps New York area


Rising water produced by Sandy rushes into an underground parking garage in New York's financial district.
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A power outage darkens buildings on a street in Manhattan.
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Seawater floods the entrance to the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel.
John Minchillo / Associated Press

A construction vehicle drives through the flooded streets of the Dumbo (an acronym for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) neighborhood of Brooklyn.
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A flooded gas station is seen in the Gowanus section of Brooklyn.
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People brace against a gust in Brooklyn's Dumbo (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) neighborhood. Residents were ordered to evacuate because of the storm surge expected from the hurricane.
Bebeto Matthews / AP

A man in snorkeling gear wades through the flooded streets of Brooklyn.
Reuters

Firefighters work in front of a partially collapsed four-story apartment building in Manhattan.
Andrew Kelly / Reuters


The facade of an apartment building collapsed in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan.
Allison Joyce / Getty Images

Firefighters use a saw in an attempt to remove a partially collapsed door in New York.
Andrew Burton / Getty Images

A blacked-out New York skyline is seen from Brooklyn.
Reuters

A woman is evacuated after going into labor at a Red Cross shelter in Hampton Bays, N.Y.
Lucas Jackson / Reuters

A news reporter stands in heavy rain as he waits to report live from Battery Park.
John Minchillo / Associated Press

A car is submerged in the Dumbo (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) section of Brooklyn as the East River overflows.
Bebeto Matthews / Associated Press

A man looks down a flooded street in the Dumbo neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Keith Bedford / Reuters

Lower Manhattan goes dark, as seen from the Brooklyn Heights promenade.
Bebeto Matthews / Associated Press

Waves crash over the bow of a tug boat as it passes near the Statue of Liberty.
Craig Ruttle / Associated Press

People wade and paddle down a flooded street in Lindenhurst, N.Y.
Jason DeCrow / Associated Press

Keith Klein and Eileen Blair, left, walk among homes devastated by fire and other effects of Hurricane Sandy at the Breezy Point section of Queens in New York.
Shannon Stapleton / Reuters

Floodwaters on the FDR East River Drive in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on the Lower East Side of New York.
Andrew Gombert / European Photo Agency

Firefighters work at the scene of a house fire in the aftermath of Sandy in Lindenhurst, N.Y.
Jason DeCrow / Associated Press

Residents assess damage caused by a fire at Breezy Point, a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens.
Frank Franklin II / Associated Press

A tree leans against a house in the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn, while another tree lies on a taxi with a shattered rear window in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
David Boe / AP

A pedestrian passes a fallen tree on East Seventh Street in Manhattan's Lower East Side neighborhood.
John Minchillo / Associated Press

A boat floats in the driveway of a home in the aftermath of megastorm Sandy in Lindenhurst, N.Y.
Jason DeCrow / Associated Press

A swan makes its way down a flooded street in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in Lindenhurst, N.Y.
Jason DeCrow / AP

Seawater floods the construction site at Lower Manhattan's Ground Zero, the site of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
John Minchillo / Associated Press


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