PHOTOS: Sandy Slams into U.S.

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  • Fire fighters evaluate the scene of an apartment building which had the front wall collapse due to Hurricane Sandy on October 29, 2012 in New York. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Rehoboth Beach resident Ken Lingo does some repair to his fence at his home next to the ocean on Surf Avenue as water approaches.
  • James Middleton, a resident at the Henlopen Condominium watch's as Water at the morning high tide has crested the boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach. Hurricane Sandy's early effects are lashing the Delaware Coast on Monday as landfall is forecast for tonight. Photographer / Daily Times / Chuck Snyder
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water at the morning high tide crested the boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach.
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water at the morning high tide crested the boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach.
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water at the morning high tide has crested the boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach.
  • Chuck Snyder Hurricane Sandy's early effects lashi the Delaware Coast.
  • Waves crash into docks and homes near the Keyport Yacht Club, First and Atlantic, around 7:45am Monday October 29. Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • PHOTO: TOM SPADER/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water starts to come over the seawall at Surf Avenue in Rehoboth Beach.
  • Chuck Snyder Flooding on Wilmington Avenue in Rehoboth Beach.
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Flooding on Wilmington Avenue in Rehoboth Beach.
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water starts to come over the seawall at Surf Avenue in Rehoboth Beach.
  • Doug Hood/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • PHOTO: TOM SPADER/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Water at the morning high tide has crested the boardwalk at Rehoboth Beach.
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • PHOTO: Doug Hood/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • GARY EMEIGH/THE NEWS JOURNAL Line crew from Delaware Electric Co-op works on power lines knocked down Monday morning by a broken tree limb near Felton.
  • GARY EMEIGH/THE NEWS JOURNAL Line crew from Delaware Electric Co-op works on power lines knocked down Monday morning by a broken tree limb near Felton.
  • The town's Arnold Ave parking lot is enjoyed by Canada geese as water continues to pile into town. 10/29/12 PHOTO: TOM SPADER/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • CHUCK SNYDER/THE NEWS JOURNAL Rehoboth Beach city crews try to keep storm drains open.
  • MOLLY MURRAY/THE NEWS JOURNAL Waves pound the beach at Rehoboth just after daybreak Monday.
  • ESTEBAN PARRA/THE NEWS JOURNAL At daybreak Monday, the waves kick up at the Woodland Beach pier on the Delaware Bay east of Smyrna. Reporter Esteban Parra said, "The rain felt like pellets.
  • Rehoboth Beach, Del. (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (Photo by TOM SPADER/Asbury Park Press)
  • Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. (Photo by TOM SPADER/Asbury Park Press)
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Brick Township, N.J. (Photo by THOMAS P. COSTELLO/Asbury Park Press)
  • Atlantic City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Rockaway Beach, N.Y. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images.)
  • Flooded parking lot and marina on Front Street in Keyport around 7:30am Monday October 29. Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Long Beach, N.Y. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
  • Bayville, N.Y. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
  • Atlantic City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Flooded Riverside Drive in Brick, New Jersey as early morning rain from Hurricane Sandy has no where to go as a high tide along the Manasquaqn River forced water back into the streets. NEW JERSEY ON FRI OCT 29,2012 MARK R. SULLIVAN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER/HOME NEWS TRIBUNE
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  • The Manasquan River overflows it banks under the Brielle Bridge that holds Route 70 in the Brielle and Brick township area in New Jersey. Deep Sea fishing boats are moored near the bridge. NEW JERSEY ON FRI OCT 29,2012 MARK R. SULLIVAN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER/HOME NEWS TRIBUNE
  • Atlantic City (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • The Manasquan River overflows it banks under the Brielle Bridge that holds Route 70 in the Brielle and Brick township area in New Jersey. Deep Sea fishing boats are moored near the bridge. NEW JERSEY ON FRI OCT 29,2012 MARK R. SULLIVAN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER/HOME NEWS TRIBUNE
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  • People photograph the flooded parking lot on Front Street in Keyport around 7:30am Monday October 29. Tanya Breen/staff photographer/ASBURY PARK PRESS
  • Phil Dunn/Courier-Post
  • Phil Dunn/Courier-Post
  • Atlantic City (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
  • A flooded street is seen at nightfall during rains from Hurricane Sandy on October 29, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Sandy made landfall over Southern New Jersey Monday. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Residents look over a huge tree that toppled in front of 110 Grand View Blvd in Yonkers, Oct. 30, 2012, after Hurricane Sandy passed through the region. ( Mark Vergari/The Journal News )
  • Atlantic City (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Atlantic City (Photo by Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Edison, NJ - Edison firefighters battle an early-morning house fire with live wires down on Heathcote Avenue, Tuesday, October 30, 2012, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. JASON TOWLEN/Home News Tribune
  • People walk through water on the beach near the time of high tide as Hurricane Sandy approaches October 29, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Hurricane Sandy drove a deadly tidal surge into coastal cities along the eastern US coast and pushed storm-force winds, torrential rain and heavy snow deep inland. (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
  • A flooded Brooklyn Battery park Tunnel October 30, 2012 as New Yorkers clean up the morning after Hurricane Sandy's landfall. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
  • A construction site sinks into a large hole on South Street Seaport following Hurricane Sandy October 30, 2012 in Manhattan, New York.(Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Metuchen, NJ - An uprooted tree leans on a house along Main Street, Tuesday, October 30, 2012, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. JASON TOWLEN/Home News Tribune
  • As people start to wake up after Hurricane Sandy, they may encounter scenes like this on Catskill Avenue near Hayward Street in Yonkers, Oct. 30, 2012. ( Mark Vergari/The Journal News )
  • The home at 19 Bonnie View Road in North Salem where two boys died when a large tree crashed on it during Hurricane Sandy Oct. 30, 2012. ( Frank Becerra Jr / The Journal News )
  • The Empire State Building towers in the background of an apartment buliding in Chelsea, New York City, with the facade broken off October 30, 2012 the morning after Hurricane Sandy. (TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
  • People wait in the lobby of the Hampton Inn Manhattan-SoHo after the power went out on October 29, 2012 in New York City. A large part of Manhatten below 26th St. has lost power reportedly because of flooding. (Photo by Preston Rescigno/Getty Images)
  • A flooded street, caused by Hurricane Sandy, is seen on October 29, 2012, in the Financial District of New York. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • Power outage seen on October 29, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Water rushes into the Carey Tunnel (previously the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel), caused by Hurricane Sandy, October 29, 2012, in the Financial District of New York.(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • Rising water, caused by Hurricane Sandy, rushes into a subterranean parking garage on October 29, 2012, in the Financial District of New York. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • Power outage seen on October 29, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Atlantic City (Photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Power outage seen on October 29, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. Hurricane Sandy, which threatens 50 million people in the Mid-Atlantic area of the United States, is expected to bring days of rain, high winds and possibly heavy snow. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • New Jersey is seen past flooding caused by Hurricane Sandy on 11th avenue on October 29, 2012 in New York City. The storm, which threatens 50 million people in the eastern third of the U.S., is expected to bring days of rain, high winds and possibly heavy snow. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the closure of all New York City bus, subway and commuter rail service as of Sunday evening. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Water rushes into the Carey Tunnel (previously the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel), caused by Hurricane Sandy, in the Financial District of New York. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • A soldier looks out from his personnel carrier during the landfall of Hurricane Sandy, on October 29, 2012, in the Financial District of New York, United States. Hurricane Sandy, which threatens 50 million people in the eastern third of the U.S., is expected to bring days of rain, high winds and possibly heavy snow. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
  • People are illuminated in the headlights of a taxi during the power outage on October 29, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Water floods the Plaza Shops in the wake of Hurricane Sandy, on October 30, 2012 in Manhattan, New York. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • A homeowner comes out to survey the damage after a large tree fell on Post Road in White Plains, closing Post Road in both directions during hurricane Sandy Oct. 29, 2012. ( Frank Becerra Jr / The Journal News )
  • A large tree fell bringing down primary wires and crushing a car on Carroll Avenue in Mamaroneck during hurricane Sandy Oct. 29, 2012. ( Frank Becerra Jr / The Journal News )
  • Cars left stranded along 39th Street in Ocean City are now partially underwater as the bay is pushed toward Coastal Highway Monday afternoon.
  • A tree blocks Sheridan Rd. in Chappaqua Oct. 29, 2012. The tree, which fell due to heavy winds caused by Hurricane Sandy, took down power lines on the street. ( Seth Harrison / The Journal News )
  • A tree blocks Sheridan Rd. in Chappaqua Oct. 29, 2012. The tree, which fell due to heavy winds caused by Hurricane Sandy, took down power lines on the street. ( Seth Harrison / The Journal News )
  • As a category 1 hurricane, Sandy arrives in full force. Widespread flooding, power outages, and felled trees are but a few of the problems which the northeast will face. Here are some scenes in New Rochelle on Oct.29,2012. Rich Unda for the Journal News
  • Sea walls of the homes lining Davenport Ave. in New Rochelle undergo a battering during Hurricane Sandy on Oct.29,2012. Rich Unda for the Journal News
  • Water floods the street near Layton's at 16th Street and Coastal Highway as Hurricane Sandy, now a Category One system, approaches the eastern seaboard Monday, Oct 29, 2012.
  • South River, NJ - Floodwaters threaten homes along Herman Street, Monday, October 29, 2012, in the hours prior to the landfall of Hurricane Sandy. JASON TOWLEN/Home News Tribune
  • Atlantic City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • As a category 1 hurricane, Sandy arrives in full force. Widespread flooding, power outages, and felled trees are but a few of the problems which the northeast will face. Here are some scenes in New Rochelle on Oct.29,2012. Rich Unda for the Journal News
  • The 81st Street Plaza sign on Coastal Highway in Ocean City is downed by high winds as Hurricane Sandy, now a Category One system, approaches the eastern seaboard Monday, Oct 29, 2012.
  • Trash cans and debris are strewn around the boardwalk in Ocean City as Hurricane Sandy, now a Category One system, approaches the eastern seaboard Monday, Oct 29, 2012.
  • A downed power line, knocked over by a falling tree, is seen in the wake of Hurricane Sandy October 30, 2012 in Chevy Chase, Maryland. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
  • Destroyed sections of an an old boardwalk are seen in an area that flooded by the beach on October 30, 2012 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
  • Bayard Ave. in Dewey Beach, DE, is under water as Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, North Shores and Henlopen Acres are all feeling the effects as Hurricane Sandy's rains and winds are lashing the Delaware Coast on Monday as landfall is forecast for later tonight. (Chuck Snyder/Daily Times)
  • A photographer shoots waves generated from the remnants Hurricane Sandy as they crash into the shoreline of Lake Michigan (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
  • Waves generated from the remnants Hurricane Sandy crash into the shoreline of Lake Michigan on October 30, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
  • Workers survey the damage from a fallen tree in lower Manhattan, October 30, 2012 in New York. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)
  • Local residents observe flooding on the Fort SlocumRd. approach to Sharkey and Neptune Parks in New Rochelle during Hurricane Sandy on Oct.29,2012. Rich Unda for the Journal News
  • The gazebos near Fager's Island in Ocean City, MD, are under water as the effects of Hurricane Sandy cause the bay to rise. (Grant L. Gursky/Daily Times)
  • A Con Edison worker walks through the flood waters on the corner of 33th Street and 1st Street in front of NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan during rains from Hurricane Sandy. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the closure of all New York City bus, subway and commuter rail services as of Sunday evening. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)
  • South River, NJ - Kayakers paddle along Elizabeth St, Monday, October 29, 2012, in the hours prior to the landfall of Hurricane Sandy. JASON TOWLEN/Home News Tribune
  • A Con Edison truck navigates through flood waters, resulting from Hurricane Sandy, on Soundview Avenue in Mamaroneck Oct 29, 2012. (Matthew Brown/The Journal News)
  • From left, Sergio and Roger Vippolis and their friend Rich Moretto remove valuables at Roger's home on Beach Road in Stony Point before Hurricane Sandy makes landfall on Oct. 29, 2012. (Ricky Flores/The Journal News)
  • A car crushed by a fallen tree sits along Montauk Highway as Hurricane Sandy approaches, Monday, Oct. 29, 2012, in Bay Shore, N.Y. Hurricane Sandy continued on its path Monday, forcing the shutdown of mass transit, schools and financial markets, sending coastal residents fleeing, and threatening a dangerous mix of high winds and soaking rain. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
    
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Millions of Americans were in the path of Hurricane Sandy as it slammed into the East Coast.

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