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New York Blackout Continues (1 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
02 Nov 2012

Katz’s Delicatessen, an iconic 24/7 Lower East Side business that generally never closes, remains shuttered as the lower Manhattan blackout continues unabated.

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New York Blackout Continues (6 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
02 Nov 2012

The dark apartment blocks of Manhattan’s Stuyvessant Town neighborhood are faintly lit by passing traffic on the adjacent FDR drive. Pedestrians pass each other on the streets with wariness with often the only sources of light sirens and cell phones.

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New York Blackout Continues (9 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
02 Nov 2012

A policeman directs otherwise anarchic traffic on First Avenue and 20th Street as stop lights sit dark for miles. Pedestrians cross at great risk as grid workers struggle to try and restore power to huge swaths of the city.

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New York Blackout Continues (10 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
02 Nov 2012

A policeman directs otherwise anarchic traffic on First Avenue and 20th Street as stop lights sit dark for miles. Pedestrians cross at great risk as grid workers struggle to try and restore power to huge swaths of the city.

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New York Blackout Continues (8 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

An impromptu barbecue sizzles on Avenue C in the East Village of Manhattan as an ambulance races past during the lower Manhattan blackout caused by Hurricane Sandy.

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New York Blackout Continues (3 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

A Con-Edison power worker on First Avenue between 20th and 21st Streets in Peter Cooper Village, Manhattan, works to restore electricity as the blackout caused by Hurricane Sandy grinds on.

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New York Blackout Continues (2 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

A beige National Guard vehicle pulls away from a makeshift food distribution center on the corner of Houston and Pitt Streets on the Lower East Side. Guardsmen were being tasked with distributing meals en masse is disaster-affected areas of the city.

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New York Blackout Continues (4 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

The city’s gasoline crisis has now become a paramount issue in the post-Sandy recovery. Not only are fuel supplies low or totally out but there is not electricity to power petrol stations. BP, Broadway and Lafayette (the former landmark Gaseteria).

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New York Blackout Continues (5 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

Virtually all businesses south of 34th Street in Manhattan remained shut as the blackout continued into its fifth day.

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New York Blackout Continues (7 of 10)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
01 Nov 2012

New York's vast subway transit system took on the air of a cavernous no-man's land as the blackout cause by Hurricane Sandy south of 34th continues into its 5th day.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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In The Aftermath Of Sandy (2 of 5)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Residents attempt to salvage a modicum of belongings.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
31 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters reconvene at their vehicle.

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In The Aftermath Of Sandy (4 of 5)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here a pair of Blackhawk helicopters from the National Guard flies overhead.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here a Blackhawk helicopter from the National Guard flies overhead.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave.

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In The Aftermath Of Sandy (3 of 5)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters reconvene at their vehicle.

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In The Aftermath Of Sandy (5 of 5)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here, firefighters continue to battle smoldering debris.

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Hurricane Sandy Devastates Parts of N...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Here New York Fire Department Officials survey the damage.

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In The Aftermath Of Sandy (1 of 5)
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The hardest hit residential area of New York City was that of Breezy Point, Queens on the Rockaway Peninsula. Over 110 homes were burned when the storm surge caused a 6 alarm fire in this densely developed working class Irish-American seaside enclave. Residents attempt to salvage a modicum of belongings.

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Hurricane Sandy Looms Over New York City
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

The Empire State Building, left, and the Chrysler Building, right, are shrouded as Hurricane Sandy slams into Manhattan as high tide approaches as seen from the East River.

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New York City Taxi Crushed by Falling...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
30 Oct 2012

A New York City taxi completely enveloped by a fallen tree in Jackson Heights, Queens. Hurricane Sandy's extremely high winds knocked down trees all over the city causing extensive property damage.

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Hurricane Sandy Hits New York City
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
29 Oct 2012

A local Long Island City resident attempts to fly a kite in the middle of Hurricane Sandy. A terse police sergeant then drove past ordering the man back inside or face a summons.

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Hurricane Sandy lashes UN headquarters
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
29 Oct 2012

Caution tape flutters at a closed Gantry State Park in Long Island CIty, Queens, New York opposite the East River from the United Nations headquarters, center, as Hurricane Sandy approaches high tide.

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New York's Queens Midtown Tunnel Empt...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
29 Oct 2012

The tollbooths at the entrance of the Queens-Midtown tunnel appear deserted as New York CIty officials announced as host of bridge and tunnel closings effectively isolating Long Island. After 8:30 pm the tunnel was shut after it began taking on flood water.

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New York's High Tide Approaches as Hu...
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
29 Oct 2012

A man lurks on the Pulaski Bridge looking over the Newtown Creek separating the boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens (with Manhattan obscured in background) as water surges approaching high tide during Hurricane Sandy.

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Waiting Out Hurricane Sandy in New York
New York, USA
By Derek Henry Flood
29 Oct 2012

Out for a smoke. Some New Yorkers wouldn’t abstain from smoking. Man puffing a cigarette on Vernon Avenue in Long Island CIty Queens as the height of Hurricane Sandy approaches.